Ophiopogon japonicus

Common Name: Mondo Grass, Dwarf Lily Grass

Description: This pretty evergreen ground cover is dramatic when mass-planted as an understory among trees and shrubs. It has pretty lilac-coloured blossoms in spring. Self-spreading, this hardy plant is also popular for marking out boundaries in formal settings. Dwarf lilyturf will tolerate full sun if it's well cared for, but prefers sheltered positions. It has a dense tufted habit with a rich deep-green leaf.

Mature Size: Less than 0.3m (h) x Less than 0.5m (w)

Position: Full sun to part shade