(Large Black Mondo grass)
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Soil Type: Clay, Fertile/moist/well-drained
Soil PH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Seasonal Interest: Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter, Multi-seasonal
Hardiness Fully hardy - requires no frost protection.
Originating from Japan
A grass-like, evergreen perennial with black, curving, strap-shaped leaves up to 45cm long and small pink, bell-shaped flowers in summer followed by spherical black fruits. This new introduction is larger, bushier and more vigorous than the more common 'Nigrescens'. Excellent for groundcover or in a container.
Grow in moist but well-drained fertile soil in sun/part shade.
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