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Hedera Helix 'Green Ripple'
Hedera Helix 'Green Ripple'
Hedera Helix 'Green Ripple'

Hedera Helix 'Green Ripple'

$5.10

Hedera helix ‘Green Ripple’ is an evergreen shrub with a prostrate and climbing habit and will form a dense mat.

The variety Hedera helix ‘Green Ripple’ was discovered in 1939 and is particularly suited as ground cover.

Hedera helix ‘Green Ripple’ is useful to the landscape architect as an effective ground cover in a variety of locations including shade and the dense habit will suppress weeds. This plant is also recommended for stabilising banks. This plant is very drought tolerant.

 

  • POSITION Dappled sun - full shade
  • SOIL TYPE: moist, well-drained, moderately fertile, suits a wide range of soil types
  • FROST HARDY: yes.
  • DROUGHT TOLERANT: once established.
  • SIZE: height: 10cm. spread: 4m
  • FLOWERS: insignificant green followed by black berries.
  • FOLIAGE: Evergreen, highly veined mid green leaves
  • USES: Topiary, mass planting, groundcover, containers
  • PRUNE: after berries
  • FRAGRANCE: no
  • EVERGREEN: yes
  • RATE OF GROWTH: Slow - Moderate. Uninvasive.
  • CARE:Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. 
  • CAUTION toxic if eaten/skin & eye irritant