Flower Database

Black mondo

Basic information
Flower Name
Black mondo
Formal Name
Ophiopogon planiscapus
Alias
Black mondo, 大葉蛇の髭, 大葉龍の髭
Habitat
Japan, China
Morph
Evergreen perennial grass
Comment
Black mondo , scientific name:Ophiopogon planiscapus, is native to China and Japan, and is tolerant to shade evergreen perennial of the Asparagaceae department , of the Ophiopogon genus. Portuguese branches, the crowding out of linear leaves in green. Summer bloom down on white florets on long erect spikes. Bunched with Japan national forests and grasslands and blooms. Fruit consisting of flowers after varies what was at first a green dark grey. Strong shade grown green leaves all year round, and is used as a ground cover. Roots are used in Chinese medicine. Javelin (King Orchid)-seed is a black-purple.
Common name: Black mondo , scientific name:Ophiopogon planiscapus aka: black mondo , giant valuunnohighe (perilla Dragon Beard), origin: Japan, China, Distribution: Japan national, environment: forests and grasslands, living type: Evergreen perennial gardening, height: 20-30 cm, length: 10-30 cm. leaf color: linear, green, leaf, leaf edge: serrated, flowers: spikes, scape height: 20-30 cm, flowering: June-August, flower color: white, flower diameter:0.6~0.8cm, Corolla: funnel-shaped Tip 6 deep fissure, flower pieces: 6, perianth-type: funnel-shaped, stamens 6, anther colour: yellow, flower: cylindrical, ovary: 3, stigma: 3 crack, seeds: jacket, seed shape: spherical, seed colors: Green-dark grey, seed size:0.8~1cm
Detailed information
Order
Asparagales
Family
Asparagaceae
Genus
Ophiopogon
Species
O. planiscapus
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Spike Inflorescence
Petal shape
Infundibular
Leaf type
Linear
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Plain/fleet Garden foliage plant
Color
White
Season
Jun Jul Aug
Height
20  ~ 30  [cm]
Diameter
0.6  ~ 0.8