Common name: Variegated Sweet Flag
Botanical name: Acorus calamus 'Variegatus'
Variegated Sweet Flag is a low ornamental grass with pale yellow-green colored blades. It looks and performs best next to a pond, stream or wet areas, as it needs high moisture. It has inconspicuous tiny flowers. It is best to keep Acorus in pots as in can become invasive.
Common name: Scottish Heather
Botanical name: Calluna vulgaris
This low-growing ground cover or low shrub has scale-like leaves, and produces pink, bell-shaped flowers in the summer.
Common name: Big Blue Lily Turf
Botanical name: Liriope muscari
Grass-like clumps of dark green leaves 1" wide up to 18" long are found on the Liriope muscari. It can reach a height of 12"-15", and dark blue flowers spikes can be seen held above the leaves during the summer. This is an excellent border, accent or ground cover plant that requires part shade exposure.
|Designer: Gerety Landscape||