Liriope muscari 'Big Blue'
- Grassy leaves; cute flowers late summer
- Versatile plant for sun or shade
Irresistible blue-purple flowers that are similar to those of Grape Hyacinths appear in mid to late summer. The foliage is wide, strappy and grass-like. It is deer and rabbit resistant, as well as drought tolerant once established in the landscape. Versatile grass-like plant that looks great anywhere--try it as an edging plant along a path or the front of a flower bed. This is a clump-forming variety that won't spread out of control.
Uses: Borders, Mass Planting, Edging, Woodland Gardens
Critter Resistance: Deer, Rabbit
Notable Features: Drought & Salt Tolerant, Evergreen
Growth Habit: Upright
Homeowner Growing Tips: In Zone 5, site in a protected location and mulch for the winter. Cut spent foliage to the ground in early spring, or for a large patch, mow on the highest mower setting.