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Ophiopogon japonicus 'Nana'
Common Name: Dwarf Mondo Grass Family: Liliaceae (The Lily Family)

Ophiopogon japonicus 'Nana'
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An exciting addition to the garden: this is the first dwarf mondo with black foliage and will grow to about half the size of the normal form. It will grow into slowly spreading clumps. Short enough to use between pavers or along walkways, at the front of the border or in containers.


Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia - China and Japan
Native Habitat:
Forest floors.

ClassEvergreen  Primary Bloom ColourPurple 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height4-8'  Bloom TimeLate Summer 
Spread8-12'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureFull - Part Sun Sun Part Sun Part Shade Shade  Foliage ColourBlack 
Soil MoistureMoist Average  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone6-10  BerriesYes 
BC NativeNo    

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