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Plectranthus ciliatus/Plectranthus, Swedeish Ivy

Plectranthus ciliatus / Plectranthus ciliatus
Does well in shade and is used in a hanging basket
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Does well in shade and is used in a hanging basket

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Scientific Name: Plectranthus ciliatus
Common Name: Plectranthus, Swedeish Ivy
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer
Flower color: White
Light Exposure: Filtered Shade, Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Landscape Categories: Ground covers
Tropical, Exotic, and Indoor Plants
Comments: Plectranthus have been used as container plants and hanging baskets for many years. They grow well in low light to shade and for this reason they are good for the indoors. This species can not tolerate temperatures below freezing, Where it is hardy is has made a satisfactory groundcover.