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Dwarf mondo grass seeds are used to grow dwarf mondo grass plants. These plants are often used as a ground cover or in decorative landscaping....

What Is Mondo Grass?
Mondo grass is an evergreen perennial plant in the lily family. Gardeners plant mondo grass in shady areas and as border accents along walkways and between lawn areas. Mondo grass roots hold soil together, so it is often planted in areas that would... More »
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Q. I've seen beautiful tufts of Mondo Grass growing among flowers, shrubs and trees in shopping center planters and have admired the pretty purple flowers that  ...

HGIC 1110 Mondo Grass : Extension : Clemson University : South ...

Mondo grass, also known as monkey grass (Ophiopogon japonicus), is an evergreen, sod-forming perennial. The scientific name is derived from ophis = snake, ...
Photo Provided by Thompson & Morgan, Inc. Black Mondo Grass, (Ophiopogon 'Nigrescens'), is a stunning little ornamental grass that's hardy down to about USDA Zone 6. You don't usually see Black Mondo Grass offered as seed and it's a new offering at Thompson & Morgan. ... More »
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Mondo Grass - Monrovia - Mondo Grass

Monrovia's Mondo Grass details and information. Learn more about Monrovia plants and best practices for best possible plant performance.

Mondo grass - Better Homes and Gardens

Looking for a handsome groundcover to enliven your landscape? Look no farther than Mondo grass, which has dense tufts of grassy foliage, often boldly striped, ...

Mondo Grass - Easy, No Mow Lawns - Southern Living

Landscape architect Walt Ray, owner of Outdoor Studio in Atlanta, used dwarf mondo grass to create the look of a lawn but with minimal maintenance and no ...

Mondo Grass – Making a Lawn | Walter Reeves: The Georgia ...

Q: I have heard you talk about how hard it is to grow grass in deep shade. On a recent garden tour, one gardener had a spectacular "lawn" of mondo grass.

Mondo grass - College of Tropical Agriculture and Human ...

Ornamentals and Flowers. Dec. 1998. OF-28. Mondo Grass. Mondo grass is one of several closely related, grass like groundcovers from Asia common in Hawaii.

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Q: When to Prune Mondo Grass?
A: Mondo grass takes a couple of seasons to fully spread if you are planting the plant as ground cover. Typically, during this time the plant does not need any pru... Read More »
Q: How to Grow Mondo Grass.
A: Mondo grass is also known by its botanical name, Ophiopogon Japonicus. It is often confused with its close cousin, Liriope since both plants are nicknamed Monke... Read More »
Q: Where is mondo grass native to?
A: The evergreen perennial plant known as "mondo grass" is native to China, Vietnam, Japan and India. It also goes by the names "monkey grass" and "fountain plant" Read More »
Q: Why is it called black mondo grass?
A: it's called BLACK MONDO GRASS because of its purple-black leaves. :-D Read More »
Q: What Goes With Black Mondo Grass?
A: Black mondo grass is a grasslike ornamental ground cover. A relative of the lily family, mondo grass grows in spreading clumps. This mondo grass shows dark purp... Read More »