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Devils Ivy Pothos

Devils Ivy Pothos

Regular price £6.99 GBP
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Devil's Ivy, scientifically known as Epipremnum aureum, is a popular and easy-to-care-for houseplant appreciated for its attractive trailing vines and heart-shaped leaves. It is also commonly referred to as "Pothos" or "Golden Pothos." Here are some key characteristics and care tips for Devil's Ivy:

  1. Foliage: Devil's Ivy features glossy, heart-shaped leaves that can vary in color. The most common variety has green leaves with yellow or cream-colored variegation, but there are other variations with different shades of green, white, or gold.

  2. Size: When grown indoors, Devil's Ivy can trail or climb and can reach lengths of several feet. It is commonly used in hanging baskets, on trellises, or as a trailing plant on shelves.

  3. Light: Devil's Ivy thrives in a wide range of light conditions. It can tolerate low light but does best in bright, indirect light. It's adaptable and can even thrive in rooms with fluorescent lighting.

  4. Temperature: Maintain a temperature range between 65°F to 80°F (18°C to 27°C). Devil's Ivy is not frost-tolerant and should be protected from cold drafts and temperatures below 50°F (10°C).

  5. Humidity: While Devil's Ivy can tolerate average indoor humidity levels, it appreciates slightly higher humidity. Misting the plant or placing it near a humidifier can help provide the ideal conditions.

  6. Watering: Allow the top inch (2.5 cm) of the soil to dry out between waterings. Water thoroughly when needed, and ensure proper drainage to prevent overwatering, which can lead to root rot.

  7. Soil: Use a well-draining potting mix that retains some moisture. A standard indoor potting mix or a mix formulated for tropical plants is suitable.

  8. Fertilization: Feed your Devil's Ivy with a balanced, diluted liquid fertilizer every 4-6 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer). Reduce or stop fertilizing in the winter when growth slows down.

  9. Pruning: Prune the plant as needed to maintain its shape, encourage bushier growth, and remove any leggy or yellowing stems. Pruned cuttings can be propagated in soil or water to create new plants.

  10. Propagation: Devil's Ivy is easy to propagate through stem cuttings. Place the cuttings in water or directly in soil to root.

  11. Pests and Diseases: Devil's Ivy is generally resistant to pests but can occasionally attract common houseplant pests like spider mites or mealybugs. Regularly inspect the plant and treat any infestations promptly. Avoid overwatering to prevent root rot.

Devil's Ivy is a popular choice among both novice and experienced plant enthusiasts due to its low-maintenance nature, attractive appearance, and air-purifying qualities. It's an excellent addition to homes and offices and is often recommended for beginners looking to start their indoor plant collection.

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Customer Reviews

Based on 3 reviews
Jordan Langley
Looks great!

Really happy with this plant, such good quality considering the price, great customer service too, thank you!


Other shops charge £5 for one clipping with a single leaf.... this beauty comes exactly like the picture! It’s packaged with so much care!

Katie Jones

There was more ivy than expected and i’m definitely not disappointed, so adorable 🥰