Plectranthus ciliatus 'Nico'

Excellent cascading from a large pot, this has large, dark green leaves with unusually pronounced deep purple veins More
3 x 9cm pots 511208-3 £14.95 In stock
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More Details

Excellent cascading from a large pot, this has large, dark green leaves with unusually pronounced deep purple veins.

It’s a vigorous variety which would also do well as a ground cover annual, forming a dense carpet in the border.

Genus Plectranthus
Group/Species ciliatus
Variety Nico
Type Perennial (grown as an annual)
Common Name Swedish Ivy
Border Position Border (Front), Container Garden, Indoor (Frost Free)
Soil Type Broad Tolerance
Scent Unscented
Site Part Shade
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 30cm (12in)
Spacing 45cm (18in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plant outside in spring after risk of frosts
Care Tips Plants can be lifted, trimmed back and overwintered in a conservatory or frost-free greenhouse
Flowering September
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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Plectranthus ciliatus 'Nico' reviews

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Reviewed 1st August 2019 by Mrs Cater

This were very abundant but did't trail as much as I had hoped.

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Nikki

This plant has grown at an amazing rate and look beautiful. Very different to anything I have seen in local garden centers. Looking forward to seeing it bloom in September.

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Reviewed 21st November 2018 by Breda

Very happy with my plant , flowers have appeared recently which is a bonus.