Plants for a vertical garden: what to use

Plants for a vertical garden: what to use

Are you dreaming of adding more greenery to your home, but have no outside space and live within a few square feet? Meet here the best plants for a vertical garden.


Before you start planning your garden, you should know the best plants for a vertical garden. Only then can you be sure that everything will go as expected. In fact, if you do not know beforehand the type of plants you are going to use, you can not choose the right kind of structure to build your own vertical garden.

BUT THEN WHAT ARE THE BEST PLANTS FOR A VERTICAL GARDEN?

 

In order for the vertical garden to be a real success, it is important to evaluate the space where it will be created, taking into account the climate and the lighting. All these factors are decisive for the choice of plant species to include in your vertical garden.

AMBIENTES DE SOL
In sunny environments, the best plants for a vertical garden include the following:

asparagus feather or asparagus tail of cat (Asparagus densiflorus);
English Hedera (Hedera helix);
chlorophytum (Chlorophytum comosum);
to snake beard (Ophiopogon jaburan);
the brilliantine (Pilea microphylla);
the pearl or rosary necklace (Senecio rowleyanus);
the flower left-handed (Scaevola aemula);
the coral flower (Russelia equisetiformis);
the lyriope (Liriope spicata);
the python or devil’s ivy (Epipremnum pinnatum);
the purple lambari (Tradescantia zebrina);
the orchid grape (Spathoglottis unguiculata);
the tilândsia (Tillandsia);
to purple rape (Tradescantia pallida purpurea).
MIDDLE OR INDOOR ENVIRONMENTS
For vertical gardens that will be created in half-shaded environments or for those that are created inside the house, the best plants are as follows:

the bromeliads (Guzmania);
the wood slug (Philodendron martianum);
the Anthuriums (Anthurium andraeanum);
the asplênios (Asplenium nidus);
the golden rain orchid (Oncidium);
to snake beard (Ophiopogon jaburan);
the goldfish columéia (Nematanthus wettsteinii);
the fern or deer’s horn (Platycerium bifurcatum);
the donkey’s tail (Sedum morganianum);
the flower of May (Schlumbergera truncata);
the money in penca (Callisia repens);
to phalenopex (Phalaenopsis x hybridus);
the lipstick flower (Aeschynanthus radicans);
the peperômia philodendron (Peperômia scandens);
the cat’s tail (Acalypha reptans);
the ripsalis (Rhipsalis bacífera);
the Portuguese income (Davalia fejeensis);
the synonium (Syngonium angustatum);
the vriésia (Vriesea).

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