|Ophiopogon are a group of evergreen clump forming perrenials, grown for their glossy dark green blade-like foliage. Lilac or white colored flowers bloom on spikes in late summer, followed by bluish black berries. Prefers sun to partial shade, and fertile, well drained soil. Can be propagated by division in spring, or seed in fall. 'Kyoto Dwarf' is a compact grower to 4 inches tall.