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Ypsilandra thibetica
Ypsilandra thibetica

Family:  Asparagaceae
Hardiness:  Zone 7 at least.
Mature Size:  15"
Exposure:  Shade
Bloom Time:  March
Water Needs:  Moist
Deer Resistant:  Yes
Origin:  China
Price: $24.00
Pot Size: Medium Band Pot

Stock Status:(Out of Stock)

Product Code: P2309

Fairly recent introduction from China of this superb evergreen perennial.  This makes a tidy rosette of evergreen leaves with very attractive scented white flowers in early spring which adds another layer of interest to the shade garden.  Makes a nice clump.  We say yip-sil-landra by the way.  Doesn't mean it's right but we do it so authoritatively that no one questions us.  Related to other little treasures like Helonias and Heloniopsis.  We saw this on Dayaoshan fall of 2010 where it was growing on little mossy ledges on a shaded cliff face.  It is always so exciting to see a plant in habitat when you have gardened with it especially when it is a fairly recent arrival to cultivation.