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Liriope spicata 'Silver Dragon'

Common Name:
Variegated lily turf
Plant Type:
Evergreen perennial
Liliaceae (The Lily Family)
Geographic Origin:
China and Taiwan
California Native?:
Plant Size:
10 inches
Landscape/Garden Uses:
Foundation plantings
Flowering Season:
Flower Color:
Lavender blue
Sun or light shade
Most soils
Suggested Irrigation:
Moderate watering
Estimated Hardiness:
Hardy to 10 degrees F. or less
Lily turf are evergreen perennials of the lily family, long popular for borders and ground cover. 'Silver Dragon' has 8-10 inch leaves with grey-green background color and beautiful white banding. It forms a broad dense carpet. Sun or part shade near the coast, part shade inland, in most soils, with moderate watering.