Crocus combinations

Hedera - ivy bottle garden / terrarium plant & pot cover combination

  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: humus-rich, preferably alkaline, moist, well-drained soil (or John Innes No3 potting compost for container-grown plants)
  • Rate of growth: fast-growing
  • Hardiness: fully hardy
  • Current height: approximately 12cm (including pot)
  • Pot cover: Includes a 7cm pot cover

    A tough and adaptable plant, which when young, will look great in a bottle garden or terrarium. As it gets bigger it can either be potted up and kept as a house plant, where it will help reduce indoor air pollution. Ultimately though it should be planted out in the garden, where this self-clinging evergreen climber can be used to cover ugly walls and fences - or provide a lush green carpet in the dry shady areas beneath shrubs and trees where little else will grow. Its an excellent choice for the wildlife garden since it supports a wide range of native species, range of native species - we did say it was adaptable! With our bottle garden plants , they may vary slightly from the photograph due to seasonal availability.

  • Garden care: Water specimens grown as houseplants regularly during the growing season, providing a balanced liquid fertiliser each month. Keep moist during the winter months. Plants may be pruned at any time of the year to keep within bounds.
Buy all 2 items for the combination

Total: £6.98

Availability: in stock

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