This lovely perennial gracefully fills spots where nothing else will grow. Its large, lavender flower spikes resemble grape hyacinths above the arching, evergreen tufts of grassy foliage. Excellent for planting under trees or overhangs, or in other shady areas. Easy-to-grow, deer-resistant and drought-tolerant, this perennial is ideal for erosion control or as a ground cover in a variety of garden situations.
Height 9 - 18 inches
Bloom Time August - September
Light Requirements Full Sun, Full Shade, Partial Shade
Availability: In Stock
We ship this item in Spring
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Height:9 - 18 inches
Ship As:NO. 1 BAREROOT
Spacing:12 - 18 inches
Spread:12 - 24 inches
Light Requirements:Full Sun, Full Shade, Partial Shade
Foliage Type:Grassy-leaves, dark green, quarter inch wide, upright foliage
Bloom Time:August - September
Flower Form:Spike - tiny grape like clusters, 4-8" long, similar to those of the Grape-Hyacinth
Planting Instructions:Dig a hole large enough to accommodate the roots without bending them. Work soil around the roots, firm well and water thoroughly.
Soil Requirements:Moist well drained soil.
Pruning:If pruning is needed in the spring, trim the leaf tips with sharp scissors, or mow back. Divide in spring as needed.
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