Black Mondo Grass


BOTANICAL NAME: Ophiopogon planiscapus ‘Nigrescens’



Dense evergreen shrub with arching purple-black grassy foliage tufts. Decorated with pink flowers during the summer, with purple berries growing in the fall. With maturity it sends out racemes that develop into new tufts. Use in mixed containers or for edging along paths and borders. Drought tolerant.


Sun: Full sun – part shade
Mature size: 5-6 in tall, 5-6 in wide, spreads slowly
Flower: Pink
Foliage: Black
Deer resistant: Yes
Watering: Average
Zone: 5-10
Some plants can be toxic if ingested