Liriope muscari Big Blue
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Liriope Big Blue
Lilyturf is a member of the Liriope family. Its botanical name is Liriope muscari.
Short spiky leaves, pale lavender flowers on upright spike held above the foliage, in late summer or autumn.
Easy to divide, good ground cover
China is believed to be where Lilyturf originates from.
Lilyturf is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!
This plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Lilyturf have been kindly provided by our members.
Needs sun to flower well in the autumn. The clumps grow and spreadLilyturf likes a position of partial sun and remember to apply water fairly sparingly. Use Zone 6 - Zone 10 as your guideline for the appropriate climate for this plant. Lilyturf needs a soil ph of 4.0 to 6.5 (moderately acidic soil - weakly acidic soil). Lilyturf is generally regarded as a hardy plant, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures.
good drainage sun or partial shadeLilyturf is hardy, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside.
These plants have been known to grow well alongside Lilyturf so consider planting:
These plants will not grow well with Lilyturf so avoid planting these within close proximity:
These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Lilyturf plants:
Usually problem free
Big blue lilyturf, Liriope muscari, Liriope super blue
06 Jul 2014
These have a few burned tips on them. They get enough water, but the heat is starting to get to them.