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Liriope muscari 'Variegata' - Variegated Liriope

Perennials

Liriope muscari 'Variegata'

Lily turf

Lirope muscari 'Variegata', also known as variegated lily-turf or monkey grass, has tufted grassy foliage edged with creamy yellow. Erect, showy flower spikes with tiered whorls of dense purple flowers rise just above the leaves in late summer. Flowers give way in fall to blackish berries which often persist into winter. Variegated Lirope is a great choice for edging a bed or pathway, or as bright vegetation for under trees.

Additional:

A classic super-tough perennial for a difficult site.

Lily turf Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Liriope tolerates heat, humidity and drought. Trim in early spring to remove old foliage.

Height:

10-18 Inches

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Spread:

18-20 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

5 - 10

Characteristics & Attributes for Liriope muscari 'Variegata'

Exposure
Sun
Partial Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Moist
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Attributes
Rock Garden
Container
Edging
Great Foliage
Mass Planting
Border or Bed
Foliage Color
Variegated
Great Companion Plants for Liriope muscari 'Variegata'
Russian Sage Russian Sage (Perovskia atriplicifolia )
Beard Tongue Beard Tongue (Penstemon digitalis 'Husker Red')
Coneflower Coneflower (Echinacea purpurea 'PowWow White')
Dwarf Garden Phlox Dwarf Garden Phlox (Phlox paniculata 'Red Flame™')
Coneflower Coneflower (Echinacea 'Fiery Meadow Mama')
Daylily Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Happy Returns')
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