It is a clump-forming evergreen perennial which is grown for its carpet of leaves which ripple in the wind; adding a whole other dimension to your garden. They are evergreen, exceptionally hardy, produce tiny racemes of snow-white, bell-like flowers on short stems in summer, and are used primarily as ground cove
Ophiopogon Jaburan Variegated (Ribbon Grass) Care
|Partial to full shade, but can withstand full sun in cooler areas, if they receive sufficient water.
|Water regularly and deeply. Twice a week in summer will be more than enough, unless it is excessively hot.
|Well-draining, slightly acidic soil (pH 5.5-6.5).
|It is frost hardy to -5C.
|A light application of a balanced fertilizer or a top dressing of compost in the spring.
Ophiopogon Jaburan Variegated Uses
The calming effect of Ribbon grasses makes them excellent fillers around accent plants such as cycads, and they are equally charming as border plants in the front of flower beds.