Ophiopogon planiscapus ‘Nigrescens’
Black Mondo Grass
Very dark purplish-black leaves with lily-shaped lavender flowers in the summer add depth and mystery to the garden and mixed containers. This grass-like perennial is used for edging and accenting lighter colored perennials, trees, and shrubs, while adding to containers for year-round interest.
Can be grown in sun or shade. Best performance in full sun with adequate moisture for lush growth. Drought tolerant. Slowly spreading. Height 6-8″. Deer resistant. Zones 6-9.