Here at Ashton Glen we are CLOSED for the period of the COVID-19 Lockdown. 

During this period I can continue to take orders (via the website, email or phone) as I work alone (here at home) with my ever on-going nursery work. 

PLEASE NOTE:  Orders will NOT be dispatched / delivered until the lockdown is lifted in 4 or so weeks time. 

This nursery is a non-essential business and freight usage during this period is also non-essential.  

In the meantime I wish you all a very safe time and I hope you get out into your garden and enjoy time there.

 

Liriope muscari

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Liriope muscari.  Lily-Turf.

Excellent plants.  

Great root systems

An extremely useful plant, which will tolerate a range of conditions including dry shade and drought.

Landscape uses include borders (along sidewalks, trails, driveways, shrubbery, and trees) and mass plantings as groundcover. Lilyturf can be established on steep slopes where erosion control is needed. Minimal maintenance is required.

Dark green, blade-like leaves provide year-round interest and in autumn, just as other flowers are beginning to fade, vibrant, long-lasting wands of deep violet flowers rise above the foliage.

Lily-turf is perfect for edging small, shady spaces - the broad grass-like foliage contrasts beautifully with large leaved plants, or for planting in groups beneath deciduous shrubs. 

A herbaceous perennial forming 30-45cm high compact clumps or spreading patches of arching, linear leaves and dense spikes or racemes of small globose flowers, followed by black berries.

  • Position: partial to full shade, but will tolerate a sunnier spot if the soil is reliably moist.
  • Soil: well-drained, neutral to acid soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: summer
  • Hardiness: fully hardy
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