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Liriope Variegate Silvery Sundrop

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pot size: 14cm
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A great choice for problem sites, such as the dry shade under a tree canopy. A vibrant, grass-like plant with green foliage, striped with cream. Leaves are wider and blunter at their tip than grasses, and in warmer climates, the foliage persists through the winter. Clumps run from 30cm to 45cm tall and half again as wide. Spikes of liriope small blue-violet flowers appear in late September and are followed by dark purple berries.

The Liriope Silvery Sunproof plant, with its attractive foliage and deep purple flowers, is indeed a wonderful choice for adding beauty to borders or edging in your garden. Here are some key features and tips for growing this hardy, low-maintenance plant:

Foliage: The Liriope Silvery Sunproof plant has striking silver-green foliage, which adds a touch of elegance to any landscape. The leaves are long, slender, and arch gracefully, creating a flowing effect.
Flowers: While the foliage is the main highlight of this plant, it also produces beautiful deep purple flowers. These flowers typically appear in late summer, adding a pop of color to your garden.
Sun and Shade Tolerance: The Silvery Sunproof Liriope thrives in both full sun and partial shade conditions. It can tolerate a wide range of light conditions, making it versatile for various garden settings. However, it's important to note that excessive shade can result in reduced flowering.
Hardy and Low Maintenance: This Liriope variety is known for its hardiness and ability to withstand different weather conditions. It is relatively low maintenance, requiring minimal attention once established. It is generally resistant to pests and diseases, making it an ideal choice for hassle-free gardening.
Soil and Watering: Liriope Silvery Sunproof prefers well-draining soil with a slightly acidic to neutral pH. It can tolerate a range of soil types, including sandy or clay soils. Ensure that the soil doesn't become waterlogged, as excessive moisture can lead to root rot. Regular watering is necessary during the initial establishment period, but once the plant is established, it is relatively drought-tolerant.
Pruning: Pruning is generally not required for this plant, but if you want to tidy up the appearance or control its spread, you can trim back the foliage in early spring before new growth emerges.
With its attractive foliage, beautiful flowers, and easy-care nature, the Liriope Silvery Sunproof plant is a great addition to any garden or landscape. Enjoy the beauty it brings while enjoying its low maintenance requirements.

Liriope Variegate Silvery Sundrop is available from Online Plants, Australia's leading e-commerce plant nursery. Located in Melbourne we offer fast, accurate and careful plant delivery to all Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, Canberra and Brisbane, metropolitan and regional areas.
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