Shop by Category
 
Plants
 
Seeds
 
Pots
 
Gifts
 
More
bishop-weed
bishop-weed
Note: The image is for reference purpose only. The actual product may vary in shape or appearance based on climate, age, height etc.
This plant is commonly called Bishop's weed in reference to the purported resemblance of the leaflet shape to that of a bishop's miter.
 Out of Stock

0 Reviews |  Submit Review
( newly launched )
Special Gift Today
Get 1 Plantfood FREE
* growth & flowering booster
Get 1 Potted Mogra plant FREE
* On all orders above Rs 699
50% Cashback with Paypal
* for new paypal users only
* max Rs 300


All India Delivery
500,000 Happy Customers
PDFPrintEmail

With this purchase you will get:

01
Bishop's weed Plant

Description for Bishop's weed

Plant height: 3 - 6 inches
Plant spread:

Aegopodium podagraria, commonly called goutweed (in its variegarted form) is one of the most popular ground covers for quickly covering large areas. Will rapidly form a continuous mound of attractive foliage typically growing to 8" tall with an indefinite spread.

Common name(s): Aegopodium podagraria Variegatum , bishop's weed
Flower colours: white and insignificant
Bloom time: May to June
Max reachable height: 0.50 to 1.00 feet
Difficulty to grow: easy to grow

Planting and care

Snow on the mountain plant is hardy in USDA plant hardiness zones 3 through 9.
Growing Aegopodium is easy in the right location.
It tolerates almost any soil as long as it is well-drained, and needs full or partial shade.
Shade is particularly important in areas with hot summers.
In locations with mild summer temperatures, snow on the mountain ground cover won’t mind some morning sun.

Sunlight: Full sun to part shade
Soil: well-drained soil
Water: Dry to medium
Temperature: 13 to 18 degrees
Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer

Caring for Bishop's weed

  • Bishop’s weed requires very little care. The plants grow best if watered during dry spells.
  • In late spring or early summer, the plants produce small, white flowers.
  • Many growers think the flowers detract from the attractive foliage and pick them off as they appear, but removing the flowers isn’t necessary to keep the plants healthy.

Typical uses of Bishop's weed

Special features: Best in a pure, contained planting where it can be allowed to grow and spread solely as a ground cover.

Ornamental use: The plant is used for ornamental purpose. Its generally kep indoor in living room and in terrac area.

Medicinal use: Ayurvedic

References

  • http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/PlantFinder/PlantFinderDetails.aspx?kempercode=b170
  • http://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/groundcover/snow-on-the-mountain/snow-on-the-mountain-plant.htm

You may browse related categories

What Customer says ?

Want to tell us your experience with this product ? Just login and add your comments

There are yet no reviews for this product.

ALL INDIA DELIVERY:

ahmedabad, bangalore, baroda, chandigarh, chennai, gurgaon,hyderabad, indore, kolkata, mumbai, nasik, new delhi, noida, patna,pimpri, puducherry, pune, raipur, ranchi, trivandrum,nellore,vijayawada, visakhapatnam, warangal, guwahati, dhanbad,jamshedpur, jamnagar, rajkot, surat, faridabad, srinagar, belgaum,mangalore, mysore, kochi, kozhikode, aurangabad, kolhapur,nagpur,siliguri, bokaro, durgapur, bardhaman, cuttack, rourkela, bhilai,rajahmundry, kakinada, brahmapur, guntur, tirupati, tirunelveli, kollam,thrissur, tiruchirappalli, salem, anantapur, kurnool, bellary and all over india