The Liriope Super Blue plant is an improved addition of the more common Big Blue Liriope muscari that grows a bit taller and can tolerate more direct sunlight.
This versatile ornamental grass can instantly transform any yard with its striking lavender-blue flower blossoms and fierce, spiky dark green foliage!
It features abundant blue flower spikes with blueish purple flowers that rise above its tufted grass like foliage in spring to summer. After the flowers bloom in early spring it is followed by clusters of black berries.
This blue liriope plant is best used as an evergreen ground cover plant, border plant or edging plant, or in a mass planting. Monkey grass helps tackle weed growth and it generally very easy to grow.
Super Blue Liriope Care
This plant prefers moist, loamy soil and part shade areas, but will tolerate dry soil conditions once established. The liriope super blue for Florida is quite tough and is both heat, humidity and drought tolerant during the summer months… it’s also salt spray tolerant.
Its lavender flowers bloom best in a full sun location and resemble grape hyacinth. It will grow more dark green leaved grass in the shade. Make sure to provide well drained soil types.
Blue lily turf can be grown in most of the United States. This fast growing liriope variety grows best in hardiness zones 5-11 and has excellent cold hardiness. The super blue liriope size can grow to 15-18 inches tall and wide and up to 2.5 feet wide.
Plant care includes watering regularly the first year of planting to establish a strong root system. Divide clump forming masses in the early spring growing season to encourage spreading.
Shop the Super Blue Liriope for sale. You will want to buy liriope in bulk to cut down on shipping costs. This will help with mass plantings and edging your landscape.
Liriope muscari 'Super Blue'
- Showy flowers
- Tolerates sun
- Low maintenance