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Introducing the Ophiopogon Niger Ornamental Grass 2Ltr, a captivating addition to any garden with its striking dark foliage and graceful form. This evergreen grass, also known as Black Mondo Grass, offers year-round interest and versatility, making it a popular choice for gardeners seeking to enhance their outdoor space. For optimal growth, plant your Ophiopogon Niger in a partially shaded to shaded area with well-draining soil.
Reaching a height of around 20-30cm, Ophiopogon Niger adds depth and texture to borders, rockeries, or as ground cover beneath trees. Flowering time typically occurs in late spring to early summer when delicate spikes of small, mauve flowers emerge, complementing the dark foliage beautifully.
To promote vigorous growth and maintain its lush appearance, plant your Ophiopogon Niger in early spring or early autumn. Feed with a balanced fertilizer in spring and summer to support healthy foliage development.
Caring for Ophiopogon Niger is relatively low-maintenance, requiring occasional watering to keep the soil evenly moist. Pruning is minimal, mainly focusing on removing any dead or damaged foliage to maintain its tidy appearance.
Furthermore, Ophiopogon Niger is attractive to pollinators such as bees and butterflies, providing a valuable food source for these essential garden visitors. Embrace the beauty and ecological benefits of Ophiopogon Niger in your garden, and enjoy its year-round appeal.