OPHIOPOGON planiscapus 'Nigrescens'

This snake bear has dark black leaves. The flowers of OPHIOPOGON planiscapus 'Nigrescens' are white. This is an evergreen perennial and a very good ground cover.

Size Price
3 liter pot 14,70 € Delivery within 2 business days

PLANTING and CULTIVATION of OPHIOPOGON planiscapus 'Nigrescens' (black snake bear)

In order to discover more about OPHIOPOGON planiscapus 'Nigrescens' and choose the right place, here some more technical details to respect (If several options are indicated for the same caracteristic, each of them is possible. For example: "full sun (from 12 to 5 pm min.), half-shade (no sun from 12 to 5 pm)" -> Then you can put the plant into full sun or half-shade!):


HEIGHT : <20 cm
PLACE : full sun (from noon until 5 p.m. minimum), half shade (no sun from noon until 5 p.m.)
SPECIAL INTEREST IN SPRING : foliage
SPECIAL INTEREST IN SUMMER : flowers, foliage
SPECIAL INTEREST IN AUTOMN : foliage
FLOWER COLOR : white
FLOWERING PERIOD : summer
FOLIAGE COLOR : black
KIND OF FOLIAGE : evergreen
WHERE TO PLANT : ground cover, pot, bedding
NEED OF HUMIDITY : dry, mean, humid
RESISTANCE : hardy under -20°C
NATURE OF SOIL : light, normal, heavy
PH RECOMMANDED : acid (< 6,5), neutral (> 6,5 et < 7,5), calcareous (> 7,5)
SHAPE : ground covering
PRUNING PERIOD : march, april

The height shown corresponds for trees and shrubs to that after 10 years (under normal planting conditions and with adequate watering of the plant). Please call us or send us a message, if you want more information. We will be pleased to help you.

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