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Ophiopogon aff. caulescens - BSWJ11287

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A very distinct and unusual species which was one of only a few collections that we gathered on the island of Java Indonesia in the winter of 2005. Bearing a name that seems to cover many species in that part of Asia. A clump forming evergreen with long linnear dark green ribbed leaves to 75 cm long, with a one-sided terminal inflorescence on a scape to only 50 cm long. The flowers being 6-10 flared funnel-shaped white, tinged lilac on the outside 1 cm across. Followed by large pale ageing to navy blue globose fruit 1.2 cm across. Best grown in part shade in a spot sheltered from very low temperatures, in a well drained soil with some moisture retention.

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Family Generic Species/Variety Collection Number
(Convallariaceae) Ophiopogon aff. caulescens BSWJ11287
Group Colour Blooms Size
Perennial White Summer, late summer medium
Soil Type Shade Foliage Origin
Humus rich Part shade, Shade Semi evergreen bold Indonesia
Scented Ornamental Berries / Fruit
Yes BLUE berries
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