Liriope muscari 'Big Blue' (Decne.) L.H.Bailey

  • Filed As

    Asparagaceae
    Liriope muscari 'Big Blue' (Decne.) L.H.Bailey

  • Collector(s)

    G. M. Haberman 4, 05 Aug 2018

  • Location

    United States of America. New York. Bronx Co. New York City. The New York Botanical Garden, in the Azalea Garden.

  • Habitat

    In the beds along the road, underneath the shade of a Cornus florida.

  • Description

    NYBG Accession Number: 1544/2011*A. Herbaceous grass-like plant with strappy thick glossy, about 10 inches tall, with a single purple inflorescence, reminiscent of the flowers of Muscari. Growing in a clump. Phenology of specimen: Flower.

  • Notes (shown on label)

    NYBG Accession Number: 1544/2011*A

  • Identifiers

    NY Barcode: 03350245

    Occurrence ID: 1a9f7b21-7181-4bf6-9b38-04387f48ff53

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  • Region

    North America

  • Country

    United States of America

  • State/Province

    New York

  • County/Municipio

    Bronx Co.

  • City/Township

    New York City

  • Locality

    The New York Botanical Garden, in the Azalea Garden

  • Coordinates

    40.6939, -73.8777

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NEW YORK BOTANICAL GARDEN
03350245
The New York Botanical Garden
ASPARAGACEAE
Liriope muscari L.H.Bailey. ‘Big Blue’
Det. NYBG Horticulture Staff. 7 Oct 2011
The United States of America. New York. Bronx County.
Bronx. New York Botanical Garden. Located in the Azalea
Garden. 40o51'38.r'N 73°52'39.7"W, ca. Growing in a clump in
the beds along the road, underneath the shade of Comus florida
Herbaceous grass-like plant, with strappy, thick, glossy leaves,
about 10 inches tall, with a single purple inflorescence, reminiscent
of the flowers of Muscari.
Accession number: 1544/2011 * A
Gerry M. Haberman 4	5 Aug 2018
03350245