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Liriope Genus

Lilyturf

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General Needs

  • LightShade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile, Humus-rich
  • Soil pH5.0
  • WaterMoist

Description

Liriope genus (Lilyturf). There are about 5 species of clump-forming, rhizomatous, evergreen perennials. The flowers range from white to pale purple.

Characteristics

Perennials, Semi-evergreens or Evergreens, Shrubs

Origin

China and Japan

Interest and use

Flower arranging, borders.

Cultivation

They are fully to frost hardy and will require sun and well drained soil. Grow in full sun or part-shade. Before new leaves appear, trim back existing leaves for an overall improvement in shape and vigour.

Propagation

You can propagate by division in the spring, or by seed in the autumn.

Pests, diseases or disorders

Slugs may damage young growth.

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