Scientific Name: Senecio Macroglossus
Our Natal Ivy comes in a 20cm Hanging Nursery Pot.
Natal Ivy is an epic house plant, which we highly recommend it for its versatility, ease of care and beauty. But Ivy it is not! Senecio Macroglossus produces beautiful yellow flowers which reveal it's true classification as part of the daisy family.
Native to South Africa (KZN, Eastern Cape), Natal Ivy grows on forest floors and thickets. In your home, this gorgeous plant will happily trail off a book shelf or wind itself around the structure of a patio awning. We also often use it in mossballs, where they quickly develop a shower of green.
A fast growing plant, that is happy in shade and bright light, and fairly tolerant of neglect. We cannot sing it's praises more.
Follow these instructions to keep your Natal Ivy healthy and happy.
Water: Water thoroughly and allow soil to dry out slightly between watering. Reduce watering during winter/cooler months.
Light: Natal Ivy likes bright, indirect light best, but will tolerate medium light levels. It is also quite happy in areas which receive several hours of direct sunlight.
Humidity: Average humidity
Fertilize: Feed the plant monthly in spring and summer with diluted fertiliser
Send us an email for more detailed Care Instructions.
Your Natal Ivy comes in a 20cm Hanging Nursery Pot
Check our Sizing Guide for a matching Pot, which you'll find in our Pot and Planter Collection
We use a network of vetted couriers to safely deliver your order. The costs and delivery times are as follows:
Collections: 83 Kloof Nek Road, Gardens, Cape Town
No Charge. We'll notify you once your order is ready, usually 1-2 days from order.
Cape Town & Surrounds
R50 fee, delivery usually within 1-3 working days from order.
Major Centers (Jhb, Dbn etc)
R85 fee, delivery usually within 4-5 working days from order.
Regional Areas (e.g. Hermanus)
R100 fee, delivery 1-3 days from order (CPT regional), 4-5 days (rest of SA)
Unfortunately, we are not able to deliver to rural areas, such as farms.
If you would like to add special delivery instructions or a handwritten note to your order, please leave us a note at checkout under 'Special Instructions For Seller', when viewing your cart.