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Liriope muscari 'Pink Pearl' is a compact, grass-like perennial with green and cream variegated leaves and spikes of pink flowers. It is a hardy and adaptable plant which is a useful groundcover, bordering plant and is also great in containers. Does well in full sun to heavy shade and suits all soil types. Tolerates frost, humidity, and drought, and is good for coastal plantings.
Flower colour: pink
Flowering season: summer autumn
Maximum height: 0.25 metres
Minimum height: not specified
Maximum width: 0.25 metres
Minimum width: not specified
This plant will tolerate full or partial sunlight.
Medium frost tolerance.
Plant is salt tolerant.
Yes. Attracts: Lizards.
This plant species will grow in the following climates: cool, temperate, subtropical, tropical.
Loam: dry, moist, well-drained.
Clay: moist, well-drained.
Sand: moist, well-drained.
Soil pH: 5.0-7.0
Planting season: Any.
Types of fertiliser: Good general purpose fertiliser.