Rohdea japonica is a beautiful and useful evergreen, subtropical-looking perennial from Asia tolerant of dry shade.
Rohdea japonica is a beautiful and useful evergreen, subtropical-looking perennial from Asia that loves part shade to shade with average moisture but will also tolerate deep shade and dry soils. The thick, dark green leaves are one foot long by two inches wide held in an upright vase-shaped clump. Insignificant yellowish flowers eventually produce late season red berries for winter interest. Use at the base of trees or under Rhodos.
Common Name: Sacred Lily
Family: Asparagaceae (The Asparagus Family)
Zone Hardiness: 6-10
Light: Part Shade, Full Shade
Primary Bloom Colour: Yellow
Secondary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Soil Moisture: Drought Tolerant, Dry, Average
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan
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