Hedera helix 'Glacier'

common ivy

2 litre pot
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  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: humus-rich, preferably alkaline, moist, well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: fast-growing
  • Flowering period: October and November
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    This popular ivy has small, three to five-lobed, grey-green leaves with silver-grey and cream markings. It's a versatile, evergreen climber that will snake up a shady or sunny wall without support. Mature plants have clusters of yellowish-green, autumn flowers, followed by spherical black fruit.

  • 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.

  • Harmful if eaten/may cause skin allergy

Pachysandra terminalis

Japanese spurge

Evergreen ground cover with white flowers. For sun or shade

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Bergenia 'Silberlicht'

elephant's ears (syn. Silverlight )

Early flowers in spring

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Polypodium vulgare

common polypody

Native evergreen fern. Very versatile!

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Hydrangea anomala subsp. petiolaris

climbing hydrangea

Excellent climber for a shady wall

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Phyllostachys nigra

black bamboo

The only black bamboo

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Helleborus niger

Christmas rose

Bowl-shaped, white flowers in the depths of winter

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