Chlorophytum comosum

FLOWER COLOUR:  
AVERAGE SIZE (H) x (W): 0.3m x 0.4m
FLOWERING TIME:   J F M A M J J A S O N D
FRUITING TIME:   J F M A M J J A S O N D

An attractive, fast-growing groundcover that forms grass-like clumps of strap-shaped green leaves. It bears tiny white flowers on long arching stems. These develop leaves. When they touch the ground they take root, forming new plants.

ECOLOGICAL BENEFITS:
Useful for controlling soil erosion. Attracts small insects.

MAINTENANCE:
Low maintenance. If damaged by frost, it will quickly revive.

WATER REQUIREMENTS:
Water moderately throughout the year.

GARDEN THEMES:
Bushveld, country, forest, formal, rockery, woodland

LANDSCAPING USES:
Water moderately throughout the year.

FLOWERS:
FOLIAGE:
FULL GALLERY:
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