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Liriope muscari 'Okina'
Common Name: Frosted Monkey Grass Family: Convallariaceae (The Lily of the Valley Family)

Liriope muscari 'Okina'
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This compact mound of broad strap-like foliage arises paper white in spring and later develops green tips against which the lilac-purple flower spikes are shown to great effect. A strikingly different type of variegated plant for part shade that will stop garden visitors in their tracks. It has taken years for us to bulk up our stock plants and we are pleased to finally offer it.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia - China and Japan
Garden Origin
Native Habitat:
Forests, bamboo forests, scrub, shady and moist places in ravines and on slopes at elevations of 100 - 1400 (occasionally to 2000) m.

ClassEvergreen  Primary Bloom ColourPurple 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height8-12'  Bloom TimeLate Summer 
Spread8-12'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureShade Part Shade Part Sun  Foliage ColourVariegated - Cream/White 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone6-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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Recommended Companion Plants:
Trillium grandiflorum "'Plenum'"
Arisaema griffithii var. pradhanii

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