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Glechoma hederacea : fact sheet


Species name:
Glechoma hederacea
Common names:
ALEHOOF ,Ground ivy
Description:
GROUND IVY, ALEHOOF, Groundcover/Climber

Unfortunately NO suppliers have this plant in stock at this stage!

Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
Endemic to:
Exotic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 25cm
Width:
Less than 160cm
Sun:
Full sun or full shade
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Fairly hardy
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Ground cover - perennial ,Climbing - Perennial
Usage:
Container/ Pot Plants/Patio plants ,Hanging Basket/Window Box plants ,Edible Leaves ,Traditional Medicine
Fruit:
Dry Fruit/Seed
Flowers:
Blueish/Purple/Mauve/Violet/Lavender/Lilac Tones ,Flowers Particularly Attractive
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Summer (Nov.-Feb.) ,Autumn/Fall (Mar.-May)
Features:
Fast Growing ,Usually grown as a Perennial
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Foliage greenish above ,Foliage Crunched Particularly Fragrant ,Leaves/Leaflets Broadish