Mondo Grass (Ophiopogon japonicus 'Gyoku-Ryu')

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Grass/Grass-like
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: In Water
Wet
Wet Mesic
Leaves: Evergreen
Fruit: Showy
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Groundcover
Medicinal Herb
Edible Parts: Roots
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Stolons and runners

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November 8, 2012

Plants are an integral part of our natural heritage. Among other things, they provide us with food, shelter, fragrance, and beauty. They also provide us with a surprising number of active ingredients in the medicines we take.

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