Soleirolia soleirolii

13cm pot - 15cm tall £8.99
available to order from summer
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Buy Soleirolia soleirolii mind your own business: A trailing mound of tiny rounded leaves.

  • Position: bright but indirect light
  • Soil: loam-based potting compost
  • Rate of growth: fast
  • Hardiness: tender (indoors only)
  • Current height: approximately 15cm (+ or - 10% including the pot)
  • Pot covers: choose a 14cm pot cover to give a good fit over the pot, but you will need use a layer of gravel at the base to raise the plant above the top of the pot cover.

    Forming a trailing mound of tiny rounded leaves, which when grown indoors, is retained throughout the year. A fast-growing plant, it looks great when used as groundcover in a potted arrangement, but it's vigour can smother smaller, slower-growing plants if it is not kept in check. For a smart, contemporary look, line up 3 or 5 on a windowsill, where it will get bright but indirect light with protection from strong direct sun. Please note that the pot in the photograph is not supplied with the plant (which is sent out in a black plastic pot). They do however make excellent potted plants, and if you wish to pot yours up, we do have a wide range of pots on our website to choose from.

  • Home care: Keep the compost moist (but not waterlogged) at all times and mist the leaves frequently. Repot in spring if necessary.

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Lovely plant.


Lovely plant,growing well on my bathroom window likes a humid environment.






I love this plant indoors, but also in my garden. I planted it outside when it overgrown its pot and i am happy I did it. It is perfect ground cover, quick growing, filling all the gaps perfectly. Getting bit tired in winter but I pulling out top of the plant in spring and it regrows perfectly. Bit invasive so need to keep in control.





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