Mondo Grass

Mondo Grass
Optimal Light: Shade
Light Range: Part sun to shade
Soil Moisture: Low
Native: No
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Perennial: Yes
 
Growth Rate: Slow
Mature Height: to 1 ft.
Mature Spread: variable
Soil Texture: Any
Soil pH: Slightly acidic,
Slightly alkaline
Salt Tolerance: Medium
Hardiness Zone: 8-11

Mondo Grass, Ophiopogon japonicus and cvs.

Also called Monkey Grass, Snakebeard or Lily Turf, this low growing ground cover likes partial or full sun and well drained soil conditions. Is widely used in rock gardens and for borders. There is also a Dwarf Mondo Grass with the same characteristics but have smaller leaves and a slower growth rate. Both are cold hardy to South Florida.

Island Home Service Sanibel Island

Jürgen Schreyer
Island Home Service

P.O. Box 1050
Sanibel, FL 33957

P: (239) 472-5247