Know your Plant
- An attractive vine, a typical ivy leaf consists of 3-5 lobes.
- It is a vigorous climber which sends out aerial roots that attach themselves to any surface.
- Often used as ground cover in public atriums / lobbies, or seen trailing over walls in urban landscapes.
- Ideal use in hanging baskets indoors.
- It is easy to grow and maintain and attractive.
- Its furious growth rate makes it excellent at producing oxygen and purifying the air of formaldehyde, trichloroethylene, xylene and benzene found in household cleaners and manufactured furniture and which are hazardous to human health.
- It’s extract is used to treat respiratory conditions (asthma & bronchitis) as well as inflammation & allergic reactions.