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Liriope muscari 'Alba' (Lilyturf 'Alba')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.2m
Max height
0.25m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Liriope muscari 'Alba'

Other names

Lilyturf 'Alba'

Genus

Liriope Liriope

Variety or Cultivar

'Alba' _ 'Alba' is a clump-forming, tuberous, evergreen perennial with narrow, grass-like dark green leaves and erect, spikes of small white flowers in late summer to late autumn, followed by black berries.


Liriope muscari 'Alba' is: Evergreen

Habit

Clump-forming, Small, Spreading

Flower

White in Autumn

Foliage

Dark-green in All seasons

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Slugs Slugs

General care

Pruning

Remove old flowers and leaves regularly as new foliage appears.

Propagation methods

Division, Seed


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Where to grow

Liriope muscari 'Alba' (Lilyturf 'Alba') will reach a height of 0.2m and a spread of 0.25m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Low Maintenance, Ground Cover, Garden edging, Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, City, Banks and Slopes, Containers, Underplanting, Wildflower

Cultivation

Plant in fertile, well drained soil, preferably in full sun.

Soil type

Clay, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained, Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

North, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

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Botanical name

Liriope muscari 'Alba'

Other names

Lilyturf 'Alba'

Genus

Liriope Liriope

Variety or Cultivar

'Alba' _ 'Alba' is a clump-forming, tuberous, evergreen perennial with narrow, grass-like dark green leaves and erect, spikes of small white flowers in late summer to late autumn, followed by black berries.

Foliage

Evergreen

Habit

Clump-forming, Small, Spreading


Colour

Flower

White in Autumn

Foliage

Dark-green in All seasons


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Slugs

General care

Pruning

Remove old flowers and leaves regularly as new foliage appears.

Propagation methods

Division, Seed


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Liriope muscari 'Alba' (Lilyturf 'Alba') will reach a height of 0.2m and a spread of 0.25m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Low Maintenance, Ground Cover, Garden edging, Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, City, Banks and Slopes, Containers, Underplanting, Wildflower

Cultivation

Plant in fertile, well drained soil, preferably in full sun.

Soil type

Clay, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained, Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

North, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 11, Zone 10, Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6

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