A small dense shrub, or very light twining. The variegated leaves are finely edged with white, imparting a ‘moonlit’ effect to the plant. Of special note, this form is a sterile hybrid selection that does not set viable seed, thus ensuring that it cannot become an environmental ‘weed’. Use as a light climber on walls or veranda posts, as low hedging, or trimmed neatly as an elegant container plant.
|Cultivar:||Edna Walling Blue Bells|
|Common Name:||Bluebell Creeper|
|Plant Type:||Small shrub, Climber|
|Height:||1 ~ 1.2 metre|
|Width:||1 ~ 1.5 metre|
|Flowering Time:||Summer, Autumn|
|Ph Level:||Acid, Neutral, Alkaline|
|Soil Type:||Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Potting mix|
|Plant Environment:||Courtyard, Poolside, Container growing, Flower garden, Coastal garden|
|Climate Zone:||Sub-tropical, Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean|
|Light:||Sunny, Light shade|
|Growth Habit:||Evergreen, Dense foliage, Variegated|
|Soil Moisture:||Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage|
|Frost Tolerance:||Tolerates light frost|
|Plant Usage:||Feature plant, Screen, Border plant, Attractive foliage|
|Special Features:||Erosion control, Fast growing, Playground friendly|
|Attracts Wildlife:||Bees, Butterflies|
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