The Seven Samurai of Weed Control

Researchers from Cornell University found these perennials to be super weed suppressors.



Majestic Lilyturf is one of the 7 Samurai of Weed Control 7. 'Majestic' Lilyturf

  • Light shade
  • Clumping habit
  • 8 to 12 inches tall; 6 to 12 inches wide
  • Hardy in Zones 4 through 10
  • Dark green grasslike foliage emerges in late spring
  • Violet-blue flower spikes in July and August
  • Flowers followed by blue-black berry clusters
  • Evergreen

Photo: (cc) Leonora Enking/Flickr

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