Fill the box for the best shipping rate per plant

This meter will fill as you add plants to your cart. Add at least 6 plants to make the most of our minimum shipping charge.

Image of black cat and text indicating no photo is available

Ophiopogon japonicus 'Tears of Gold'

Variegated Mondo Grass

0 Reviews
| Ask a Question

Item #: 2141

Zones: 7a to 10b, at least

Height: 3" tall

Culture: Part Sun to Shade

Origin: Japan

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L) ?


Note: This plant is not currently for sale. This is an archive page preserved for informational use.

Click Add to Wishlist to receive an email if this plant is back in stock.



Originally from Japan (without a cultivar name), via the NCSU Arboretum, comes this new clump-forming introduction of what we think might be O. japonicus var. caespitosus... a designer mondo grass. The very narrow, green foliage (about 1/2 the width of typical mondo grass) is vertically streaked with gold. Occasionally an all-green leaf will be found, as will a solid gold one... it changes its mind about as much as some Washington politicians.