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  • Botanical Name: Hedera helix ‘Kolibre’
  • Common Name(s): English Ivy, Common Ivy

English Ivy Kolibre: A Symphony of Verdant Charm

English Ivy Kolibre, a botanical symphony, enchants with its intricate dance of foliage. The variegated leaves, adorned with hues of green and silver, create a living tapestry that captivates the eye. This ivy variety, with its trailing vines, brings an air of graceful opulence to any space, whether indoors or outdoors. Kolibre, named for its hummingbird-like patterns, adds a touch of whimsy and natural allure. Embrace the beauty of this living masterpiece as it weaves its verdant melody, transforming walls, containers, or trellises into a harmonious ode to nature’s splendor.

Complete Care Guide for English Ivy ‘Kolibre’

English Ivy ‘Kolibre’ is a charming variety known for its variegated foliage and trailing vines. To ensure this delightful plant thrives, follow the comprehensive care guide below:

Light:

  • Bright, Indirect Light: Provide bright, indirect light for your English Ivy ‘Kolibre.’ It can tolerate lower light conditions but will exhibit its best variegation in well-lit areas. Avoid prolonged exposure to direct sunlight, especially in the afternoon.

Water:

  • Consistent Moisture: Keep the soil consistently moist, allowing the top inch to dry out between waterings. Adjust the watering frequency based on environmental conditions and the specific needs of your plant. Ensure proper drainage to prevent waterlogging.

Soil:

  • Well-Draining Mix: Plant English Ivy ‘Kolibre’ in a well-draining potting mix. A blend of potting soil and perlite or vermiculite works well. Choose a container with drainage holes to facilitate proper drainage.

Temperature:

  • Moderate Temperatures: Maintain temperatures between 50-75°F (10-24°C) for optimal growth. Protect the plant from extreme cold or heat, as ‘Kolibre’ prefers moderate temperature ranges.

Humidity:

  • Average to High Humidity: English Ivy ‘Kolibre’ benefits from average to high humidity levels. If the air is dry, mist the plant occasionally or use a humidifier to create a more humid environment.

Pruning:

  • Regular Maintenance: Prune your English Ivy ‘Kolibre’ regularly to control its size and shape. Trim any leggy stems and remove yellow or damaged leaves. Pruning encourages bushier growth and enhances the plant’s appearance.

Fertilization:

  • Balanced Fertilizer: Feed with a balanced liquid fertilizer during the growing season (spring and summer). Follow the recommended dosage on the fertilizer packaging. Withhold fertilizer during the plant’s dormant period in fall and winter.

Container:

  • Hanging Baskets or Containers: ‘Kolibre’ works well in hanging baskets, containers, or as a ground cover. Choose a container that complements your aesthetic preferences and ensure it has drainage holes.

Pests and Diseases:

  • Monitor for Pests: Regularly inspect your English Ivy ‘Kolibre’ for common pests such as spider mites or aphids. Treat any pest issues promptly with insecticidal soap or neem oil. Adequate air circulation helps prevent fungal problems.

Propagation:

  • Stem Cuttings: Propagate ‘Kolibre’ through stem cuttings. Take cuttings with several leaves, remove lower leaves, and root them in water or a well-draining potting mix.

Challenges:

  • Vigorous Growth: English Ivy ‘Kolibre’ can exhibit vigorous growth. Regular maintenance, including pruning and controlling its spread, is essential to prevent overgrowth.

Décor Tips:

  • Variegated Elegance: Showcase the variegated beauty of English Ivy ‘Kolibre’ in contrast with solid green plants for a visually appealing display. Its trailing nature makes it suitable for hanging baskets or as a trailing accent in mixed planters.

Embracing Variegated Splendor: With its enchanting variegation, English Ivy ‘Kolibre’ adds a touch of splendor to any space. By following these care instructions, you’ll ensure that your ‘Kolibre’ variety remains vibrant and healthy, enhancing the beauty of your indoor or outdoor environment.

FAQ

Certainly, each plant is delivered with a Nursery Pot only. You have the flexibility to choose your preferred pot and repot the plant upon arrival.

If your region experiences cold temperatures below 50°F, consider our "Winter Plant Shipping Protection" to safeguard your plant from cold-related damage.

Please take note of the following:

  • Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

  • Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

  • Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Shipping within the USA:

At UrbanPlantNook, we provide nationwide shipping services. Utilizing specially designed plant packaging, we expedite the delivery of plants across the country. Through rigorous testing and refinement, we have developed a winning formula to ensure the highest quality plants upon delivery.

We’ve established reliable partnerships with USPS to facilitate the delivery of plants throughout North America. We are so confident in these partnerships that we guarantee your plants will arrive in excellent condition.

Order Processing:

We maintain year-round shipping, unaffected by local weather conditions. Typically, your order is processed within 2-5 business days from the date of your order placement. Once we’ve shipped your order, you will promptly receive an USPS Tracking Number to track the delivery progress in detail.

Shipping Fees:

Our shipping fees are straightforward. At checkout, you will be charged a flat rate of $9.99 for all orders, regardless of their size and location in the United Stated. However, we also have a fantastic offer: if your order total exceeds $50, you qualify for free shipping.

  • Flat Shipping Rate $9.99 for order under $49.99
  • Free shipping for order more than $50.00

Note: If your order is $50.00 or above, please choose the free shipping method during the checkout process.

Delivery Timeline:

Your parcel is expected to reach your doorstep within a span of 7-14 working days. It’s important to note that the precise delivery timeframe depends on the USPS Delivery Schedule, over which we have limited control. However, rest assured that as soon as your order is dispatched, you will receive a USPS Tracking Number for real-time monitoring.

Our Guarantee:

We take meticulous care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in pristine condition. Every plant comes with a 7-day guarantee, providing coverage in case it arrives damaged. If you encounter any issues with your order, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via email.

We stand firmly behind our products and aim for your complete satisfaction. When you purchase plants from UrbanPlantNook, you can do so with confidence, knowing that your purchase is risk-free.

International Shipping:

As of now, we are only able to provide shipping services within the United States.

Absolutely, we offer a shipping guarantee. We carefully pack each plant in a sturdy carton box to ensure safe delivery. In the rare event of shipping damage, you have a 7-day window to request a refund or replacement. For more detail, please check our Return & Refund & Replacement Policy

We meticulously package our plants for safe delivery in custom-fitted, sturdy carton boxes. These boxes are designed to prevent any shifting during shipment, ensuring your plants arrive in excellent condition. For detailed packaging information, please refer to this link: Our Packing Process

Certainly, should you wish to make changes or cancel your order, kindly reach out within 12 hours of order confirmation. Once your order reaches the "Packing" status, it becomes unmodifiable. For further information, please refer to this page: Order Cancellation & Modification Policy

If you're unsure about your USDA Zone, you can find it by following this link: USDA Zone Map

Planting Accessories

Elevate your gardening experience with our exquisite collection of planting accessories. Whether you're a seasoned horticulturist or just starting your journey into the world of plants, our range of accessories is designed to add a touch of sophistication to your gardening endeavors.

Winter Protection

Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

English Ivy Kolibre

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   Free Shipping on Order more than $50
   We offer replacement or a refund for damaged plant
   Only ship the healthy plants to you
   Over 400+ plants you can choose for your home

add a pot for your plant

quick plant care guide

Product Information

Information

  • Botanical Name: Hedera helix ‘Kolibre’
  • Common Name(s): English Ivy, Common Ivy

English Ivy Kolibre: A Symphony of Verdant Charm

English Ivy Kolibre, a botanical symphony, enchants with its intricate dance of foliage. The variegated leaves, adorned with hues of green and silver, create a living tapestry that captivates the eye. This ivy variety, with its trailing vines, brings an air of graceful opulence to any space, whether indoors or outdoors. Kolibre, named for its hummingbird-like patterns, adds a touch of whimsy and natural allure. Embrace the beauty of this living masterpiece as it weaves its verdant melody, transforming walls, containers, or trellises into a harmonious ode to nature’s splendor.

Complete Care Guide for English Ivy ‘Kolibre’

English Ivy ‘Kolibre’ is a charming variety known for its variegated foliage and trailing vines. To ensure this delightful plant thrives, follow the comprehensive care guide below:

Light:

  • Bright, Indirect Light: Provide bright, indirect light for your English Ivy ‘Kolibre.’ It can tolerate lower light conditions but will exhibit its best variegation in well-lit areas. Avoid prolonged exposure to direct sunlight, especially in the afternoon.

Water:

  • Consistent Moisture: Keep the soil consistently moist, allowing the top inch to dry out between waterings. Adjust the watering frequency based on environmental conditions and the specific needs of your plant. Ensure proper drainage to prevent waterlogging.

Soil:

  • Well-Draining Mix: Plant English Ivy ‘Kolibre’ in a well-draining potting mix. A blend of potting soil and perlite or vermiculite works well. Choose a container with drainage holes to facilitate proper drainage.

Temperature:

  • Moderate Temperatures: Maintain temperatures between 50-75°F (10-24°C) for optimal growth. Protect the plant from extreme cold or heat, as ‘Kolibre’ prefers moderate temperature ranges.

Humidity:

  • Average to High Humidity: English Ivy ‘Kolibre’ benefits from average to high humidity levels. If the air is dry, mist the plant occasionally or use a humidifier to create a more humid environment.

Pruning:

  • Regular Maintenance: Prune your English Ivy ‘Kolibre’ regularly to control its size and shape. Trim any leggy stems and remove yellow or damaged leaves. Pruning encourages bushier growth and enhances the plant’s appearance.

Fertilization:

  • Balanced Fertilizer: Feed with a balanced liquid fertilizer during the growing season (spring and summer). Follow the recommended dosage on the fertilizer packaging. Withhold fertilizer during the plant’s dormant period in fall and winter.

Container:

  • Hanging Baskets or Containers: ‘Kolibre’ works well in hanging baskets, containers, or as a ground cover. Choose a container that complements your aesthetic preferences and ensure it has drainage holes.

Pests and Diseases:

  • Monitor for Pests: Regularly inspect your English Ivy ‘Kolibre’ for common pests such as spider mites or aphids. Treat any pest issues promptly with insecticidal soap or neem oil. Adequate air circulation helps prevent fungal problems.

Propagation:

  • Stem Cuttings: Propagate ‘Kolibre’ through stem cuttings. Take cuttings with several leaves, remove lower leaves, and root them in water or a well-draining potting mix.

Challenges:

  • Vigorous Growth: English Ivy ‘Kolibre’ can exhibit vigorous growth. Regular maintenance, including pruning and controlling its spread, is essential to prevent overgrowth.

Décor Tips:

  • Variegated Elegance: Showcase the variegated beauty of English Ivy ‘Kolibre’ in contrast with solid green plants for a visually appealing display. Its trailing nature makes it suitable for hanging baskets or as a trailing accent in mixed planters.

Embracing Variegated Splendor: With its enchanting variegation, English Ivy ‘Kolibre’ adds a touch of splendor to any space. By following these care instructions, you’ll ensure that your ‘Kolibre’ variety remains vibrant and healthy, enhancing the beauty of your indoor or outdoor environment.

Planting Accessories

Elevate your gardening experience with our exquisite collection of planting accessories. Whether you're a seasoned horticulturist or just starting your journey into the world of plants, our range of accessories is designed to add a touch of sophistication to your gardening endeavors.

Check more

Winter Protection

Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

FAQ

Certainly, each plant is delivered with a Nursery Pot only. You have the flexibility to choose your preferred pot and repot the plant upon arrival.

If your region experiences cold temperatures below 50°F, consider our "Winter Plant Shipping Protection" to safeguard your plant from cold-related damage.

Please take note of the following:

  • Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

  • Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

  • Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Shipping within the USA:

At UrbanPlantNook, we provide nationwide shipping services. Utilizing specially designed plant packaging, we expedite the delivery of plants across the country. Through rigorous testing and refinement, we have developed a winning formula to ensure the highest quality plants upon delivery.

We’ve established reliable partnerships with USPS to facilitate the delivery of plants throughout North America. We are so confident in these partnerships that we guarantee your plants will arrive in excellent condition.

Order Processing:

We maintain year-round shipping, unaffected by local weather conditions. Typically, your order is processed within 2-5 business days from the date of your order placement. Once we’ve shipped your order, you will promptly receive an USPS Tracking Number to track the delivery progress in detail.

Shipping Fees:

Our shipping fees are straightforward. At checkout, you will be charged a flat rate of $9.99 for all orders, regardless of their size and location in the United Stated. However, we also have a fantastic offer: if your order total exceeds $50, you qualify for free shipping.

  • Flat Shipping Rate $9.99 for order under $49.99
  • Free shipping for order more than $50.00

Note: If your order is $199.00 or above, please choose the free shipping method during the checkout process.

Delivery Timeline:

Your parcel is expected to reach your doorstep within a span of 7-14 working days. It’s important to note that the precise delivery timeframe depends on the USPS Delivery Schedule, over which we have limited control. However, rest assured that as soon as your order is dispatched, you will receive a USPS Tracking Number for real-time monitoring.

Our Guarantee:

We take meticulous care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in pristine condition. Every plant comes with a 7-day guarantee, providing coverage in case it arrives damaged. If you encounter any issues with your order, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via email.

We stand firmly behind our products and aim for your complete satisfaction. When you purchase plants from UrbanPlantNook, you can do so with confidence, knowing that your purchase is risk-free.

International Shipping:

As of now, we are only able to provide shipping services within the United States.

Absolutely, we offer a shipping guarantee. We carefully pack each plant in a sturdy carton box to ensure safe delivery. In the rare event of shipping damage, you have a 7-day window to request a refund or replacement. For more detail, please check our Return & Refund & Replacement Policy

We meticulously package our plants for safe delivery in custom-fitted, sturdy carton boxes. These boxes are designed to prevent any shifting during shipment, ensuring your plants arrive in excellent condition. For detailed packaging information, please refer to this link: Our Packing Process

Certainly, should you wish to make changes or cancel your order, kindly reach out within 12 hours of order confirmation. Once your order reaches the "Packing" status, it becomes unmodifiable. For further information, please refer to this page: Order Cancellation & Modification Policy

If you're unsure about your USDA Zone, you can find it by following this link: USDA Zone Map

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