Liriope and Ophiopogon have their origin in several parts of Asia. It’s a grass looking crop with flowers like the well knowned Muscari. These species are reasonable hardy in the garden..
The violet/white bell shaped flowers, are beautiful in the garden as from August/September and will stay nice till late Autumn. Preferable place in the garden is sun – half-shade. Plants require a well drained soil and specially the first years in the garden a fair bit of fertilization.
Liriope and Ophiopogon are characterized by a plurality of applications. These evergreen plants are of good use for (larger) landscape jobs (for example a roundabout). Another application could be as a patio plant, specially because of it’s beautiful Autumn flowers.
Throughout the years we’ve developed a wide range of Liriope and Ophiopogon. This assortment we offer will be supplied as rooted cuttings or as bare root plants. So for every production we could offer the best start. Bare roots are mostly supplied between week 18 and 28 and rooted cuttings we could offer year round.
BR means bare root
|LIMBBLUE||Liriope muscari 'Big Blue'||BR for P9|
|LIMBBLUE||Liriope muscari 'Big Blue'||Tray-40|
|LIMBBLUE||Liriope muscari 'Big Blue'||Tray-60|
|Liriope muscari 'Goldbanded'||Tray-104|
|LIMINGWE||Liriope muscari 'Ingwersen'||BR for P9|
|LIMINGWE||Liriope muscari 'Ingwersen'||Tray-60|
|LIMINGWE||Liriope muscari 'Ingwersen'||Tray-40|
|Liriope muscari 'Lilac Wonder'||Tray-40|
|Liriope muscari 'Lilac Wonder'||BR for P9|
|LIMMONEY||Liriope muscari 'Moneymaker'||BR for P9|
|LIMMONEY||Liriope muscari 'Moneymaker'||Tray-60|
|LIMMONEY||Liriope muscari 'Moneymaker'||Tray-40|
|LIMMWHIT||Liriope muscari 'Monroe White'||Tray-40|
|Liriope muscari 'Monroe White'||BR for P9|
|Liriope muscari 'Purple Passion'||Tray-40|
|Liriope muscari 'Purple Passion'||BR for P9|
|LIMRPURP||Liriope muscari 'Royal Purple'||BR for P9|
|LIMRPURP||Liriope muscari 'Royal Purple'||Tray-60|
|LIMRPURP||Liriope muscari 'Royal Purple'||Tray-40|
|LIMSSUNP||Liriope muscari 'Silvery Sunproof'||Tray-40|
|OPJMVARI||Ophiopogon japonicus 'Minor Variegata'||Tray-295|
|OPJMVARI||Ophiopogon japonicus 'Minor Variegata'||Tray-160|
|OPJMINOR||Ophiopogon japonicus 'Minor'||Tray-295|
|OPJMINOR||Ophiopogon japonicus 'Minor'||Tray-160|
|OPPNIGER||Ophiopogon planiscapus 'Niger'||BR for P9|
|OPPNIGER||Ophiopogon planiscapus 'Niger'||Tray-84|
Light: sun / half-shade
Growing medium: Liriope and Ophiopogon requires a well drained soil. They need a fair bit of fertilization.
Outside: These species are reasonable hardy, it’s depending per variety. In general you could say the green forms are more hardy as the variegated ones.
Flowering: Is een goede najaarsbloeier, bloeit elk jaar en aantal bloemen wordt meer naar gelang het ouder worden
Fertilization: Liriope and Ophiopogon requires specially on the start of the growing season a good fertilization. After several years in the garden this could be reduced.
Pruning: With showing the first shoots in the Spring you could take of the old leaves. As these are evergreen species you could choose to keep the healthy leaves and only take away the brown leaves. In case you prune them, it’s the best on a height of 10cm above the ground.
Winter: Plants in pot it's the best to bring inside. In the garden it’s good to cover them when heavy frost is expected.
Please note these directions for cultivation have been made for the sole purpose of informing the user on the cultivation of the Liriope. We can’t be responsible for the final results as there is wide range of factors beyond our control.
We have been importing and exporting young garden plants throughout the world for over 30 years with various exclusive agencies. We offer a range of no less than 8,000 species of young garden plants and an excellent range of grasses with more than 100 species.
All our customers at home and abroad will receive 2 complete catalogues every year, for a handy and current overview of our products and services, and we send out weekly stock lists with special offers via e-mail.
The Hogendoorn JUMBO-plugs of Liriope and Ophiopogon are suitable for potting into 13 and 17 pots. All our jumbo-plugs are produced in Holland. This guarantees a faster, uniform growth with a higher quality and success rate.
The complete production is secured to be sold by Hogendoorn.
The Hogendoorn jumbo-plugs are characterized by a short growth cycle. The quick circulation to final product will give you the opportunity for several productions per year and thus a high profit per square meter.
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Our highly efficient transport accounts for about 3.000 plants per trolley. On arrival we provide easy handling and potting to minimize the waste.
Please have a look at the different varieties we offer as well as some photos of the production location.