Amethyst™ Liriope is a compact plant with deep purple flowers
A compact Liriope with dark green foliage that contrasts with stunning deep purple flowers.
Versatile, Amethyst™ Liriope can tolerate most conditions from hot dry regions to bitterly cold areas. It has reasonably good winter colour compared to other Liriopes
Beautiful deep purple flowers
Flowers sit well above the foliage
Amethyst™ Liriope grows well all over Australia
Height Range: 0.3 to 0.5m
Spread: 0.3 to 0.5m
Position: Full Sun, Shade
Growth Habit: Clumping
Plant Use(s): Mass Planting, Feature Plant
Suitable Climate Zone(s):
Flowering Time(s): Summer
Flower Colour: Purple
How it works
NSW, ACT, QLD, VIC, SA, WA, TAS & NT.
Full sun, moderate to heavy shade. Amethyst™ Liriope suits all soil types. Tolerates frost, drought & humidity
Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended).
Use slow release fertiliser in spring. Every year cut back to the ground (will look better with pruning every year, but if it can't be cut back new growth will cover discoloured leaves by spring or summer).
How to use
Mass plantings, rockeries, flower gardens, and specimen planting