Hedera colchica Dentata Variegata

 

Hedera colchica Dentata Variegata, Bullocks Heart Ivy. A vigorous climber with light green leaves, mottled grey-green and margined creamy white. Can also be used as ground cover. Makes for an excellent wall climber or creeping ground cover if unsupported. Max Height 5m. Harmful if eaten, may cause skin allergy.

 

*Available as a Trellis, Click Below

 

 

Plant in well drained soil sheltered from cold drying winds. Partial shade, Frost hardy.

 

General Climber Planting and care

  • Water the Climber thoroughly and allow to drain fully
  • If the Climber is being planted in a lawn remove a circle of turf
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base Adding a bucketful of planting compost
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in well
  • Water the Climber and area thoroughly, then again at least once a week during the first growing season
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring