Curtain Creeper, Parda Bel - Creepers & Climbers
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Curtain creeper is Botanically known as Vernonia elaegnifolia from the Compositae family. Common names are Curtain creeper, Vernonia creeper, Parda bel. It is a perennial evergreen vine & it requires trelling or chain-like fencing for growing over it. It can be grown in big pots/containers and it is also a drought-tolerant plant.
Curtain creeper is one of the amazing evergreen vine, mainly grown for its lush green foliage, it doesn't attract any insect & disease, so it is one of the zero maintenance plants. It is a creeper that finds it difficult to climb without support. So, the slender stems climb up and then fall down beautifully over a wall or railing. The tender stems, all hanging down form a curtain, hence the name Curtain creeper. Curtain-like partitions and also topiaries can be grown using a curtain creeper. Basically, it is a foliage plant, grown primarily for its habit of forming a green curtain.
MAXIMUM HEIGHT - It can reach up to 8-10 meters in height.
BLOOMING YEAR - Flowers are very small whitish, or light yellow & it blooms at any time of the year.
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INSIDE THE BOX
|1.||Curtain creeper Plant||1-2 Feet Height|
|2.||Growing Pot (Black color)||6 Inch|
*above specifications are for indicative purposes only, actual dimensions may slightly vary.
LIGHT CONDITION - More than 3 hours of Direct Sunlight.
WATERING SCHEDULE - Water when the topsoil(2-3 inches) feels dry to touch. Always maintain moisture near the root zone.
SOIL TYPE - The soil should be well-drained, fertile & rich in organic content.
FERTILIZER APPLICATION - Initially up to 1 year apply any organic fertilizer once a month. After that apply 2-3 times a year.
PLANT PROTECTION - Do regular pruning of the plant in order to maintain good required shape. Generally, it is not affected by any pest & disease.
INITIAL CARE FOR 10-15 DAYS JUST AFTER RECEIVING YOUR PLANT