Ophiopogon planiscapus ‘Nigrescens’, or Black Mondo Grass, has compact mounds of stunning, black grass-like foliage. Flowers are a light lilac to pink and are followed by black berries in fall. Very easy to grow. Deer resistant. Ornamental Grasses are low-maintenance and grow well in most soil types. They look beautiful, adding color, height and movement to your garden. Black Mondo Grass is an excellent companion plant with contrasting foliage.