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Liriope spicata Silver Dragon

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Wantirna
C5, A8, Indoor
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Wantirna
C5, A8, Indoor
Size: 14cm
Available: 26
$/Unit (EX GST): $7.51 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $8.26 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Liriope spicata Silver Dragon Creeping Lilyturf, Creeping Lily Turf, Creeping Liriope,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Grasses, Strappy & Tufting Clumping, Running, Tufting

Description:
Silver and white striped strappy leaved perennial growing to approx 30cm tall. Pale purple flower spikes sit above the foliage in late summer, followed by black coloured berries in winter. Mass plant as a lawn alternative, drift through borders, use in containers, edge pathways and add bright colour contrast. Silver Dragon is slower growing and not as invasive as L.spicata

Mature Height: Mature Width:
30-60cm 30-60cm

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Loam, Sandy

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Formal Garden, Groundcover, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Tropical Garden, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free, Snails And Slugs

Cultural Notes: Easy to maintain, can mow over once a year to refresh growth. Cut back late winter before new growth appears. Clumps can be divided in autumn.

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Liliaceae Asia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green, Silver, White
Flower Colour: Purple
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Autumn, Summer
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate
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