Hedera Helix Hibernica

 

Hedera Helix Hibernica. A fast growing vigorous evergreen climber with large lobed, dark green coloured upward-facing leaves. Excellent wall climber if supported or ground cover if unsupported. Max Height 10m.Harmful if eaten, may cause skin allergy.

 

 

Plant in well drained soil shelter from cold drying winds. Partial shade, 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