Unique groundcover plant with nearly jet-black strappy leaves. Unmistakable, it makes a striking garden element for edging and borders, dramatic mass plantings, and a contrast with coloured-foliage and flowering plants. Bonus! Lilac flower spikes in summer.
DESCRIPTION: Bold groundcover with grass-like foliage and lilac flower spikes appearing during the warmer months of the year. USE IN: Perfect for borders, edging pathways and rockeries. Also ideal used in underplanting within the garden or in potted plants. Not as drought tolerant or vigorous as the green form. LOCATION: Full sun to partly shaded position in the garden. Suited to container planting. CARE: Prefers moist well-drained soil. Mulch and water regularly until the plant is established, usually around 12 weeks. Tolerates dry conditions, thrives with regular water. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 30 cm H x 30 cm W. YOUR PLANTS: These are tubestock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80mm high and 42 mm wide