Best Outdoor Vertical Garden Plants for Delhi NCR

Best Outdoor Vertical Garden Plants

HARDY PLANTS FOR Outdoor VERTICAL WALL GARDEN

Its been one of the burning questions, people prepare for vertical gardens, choose various stacks required like modules, structures, irrigation systems etc as per their preferences, when it comes about the plants struggle starts there, most of the times they choose wrong plants or struggle to find best outdoor vertical garden plants.  Its more about understanding environmental variables and gardening experience is important. Term outdoor plants refers to the plants which can survive in full sun light (no shade). Plants selection must be inline with zone’s weather conditions, better to make best combination from the list given below for getting a better results and long lasting healthy vertical gardens. It is very much possible to make one of the awesome vertical gardens using appropriate combinations of these plants.

1. Plumbago

Plumbago is an evergreen herbaceous flowering shrub with beautiful green leaves, it is native to south africa. Below are its grow habits and overview as a houseplant:

Location – Outdoors
Light – Full Sun, Partial Sun
Watering – Less frequent
Temperature – 5 to 45 degree celsius
Common names – Plumbago, Cape leadwort, Sky flower, Chitrak, Plumbago capensis

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Plumbago Auriculata, Leadwort, Cape Plumbago, Sky Flower

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Plumbago is an evergreen herbaceous flowering shrub with
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Plumbago Indica, Scarlet Leadwort, Lal Chitrak

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Plumbago is an evergreen herbaceous flowering shrub with
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2. Pennisetum Setaceum

Fountain grass is a very showy ornamental grass with graceful, arching leaves and erect or nodding rose-colored flower spikes up to 12 in long. It is native to open, scrubby habitats in East Africa, tropical Africa, Middle East and SW Asia. Below are its grow habits and overview as a houseplant:

Location – Outdoors
Light – Full Sun, Partial Sun
Watering – Less frequent
Temperature – 5 to 45 degree celsius
Common names – African fountain grass, Tender fountain grass, Fountain grass, Purple fountain grass

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Pennisetum Setaceum, Red Frountain Grass

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Fountain grass is a very showy ornamental grass
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Pennisetum Setaceum, Red Frountain Grass Purple

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Fountain grass is a very showy ornamental grass
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3. Dianella Tasmanica

Dianella tasmanica is also known as the Tasman Flax-lily, it is very adaptable and hardy landscape plant, it is native to southeastern Australia including Tasmania. Below are its grow habits and overview as a houseplant:

Location – Outdoors
Light – Full Sun, Partial Sun
Watering – Less frequent
Temperature – 5 to 45 degree celsius
Common names – Flax-lily or Tasmanian Flax-lily

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Dianella Tasmanica, Flex Lily, Dianella Grass

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Dianella tasmanica is also known as the Tasman
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Dianella Tasmanica Variegated, Flex Lily, Dianella Grass

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Dianella tasmanica is also known as the Tasman
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4. Ophiopogon

Ophiopogon, also known as lilyturf is a genus of evergreen perennial plants native to warm temperate to tropical east, southeast, and south Asia. Below are its grow habits and overview as a houseplant:

Location – Outdoors
Light – Full Sun, Partial Sun
Watering – Less frequent
Temperature – 5 to 45 degree celsius
Common names – Lilyturf

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Ophiopogon Japonicus, Lily Turf, Mondo Grass, Monkey Grass

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Ophiopogon Niger, Black Grass, Lily Turf, Mondo Grass, Monkey Grass

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Ophiopogon, also known as lilyturf is a genus
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5. Pandanus

Pandanus is a genus of 750 species, it is known by various common names like kewada, pandan, screw palm, screw pine, pandanus palm etc. It has various colors and shades, only dwarf varieties are used in vertical gardens. Below are its grow habits and overview as a houseplant:

Location – Outdoors
Light – Full Sun, Partial Sun
Watering – Less frequent
Temperature – 5 to 45 degree celsius
Common names – Kewada

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Pandanus, Kewra, Keora, Kewda

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6. Pittosporum Tobira

Pittosporum is known by several common names likes Australian laurel, Japanese pittosporum, mock orange and Japanese cheesewood. Pittosporum has around 200 variations and shades which grow up to 10 meters tall bushy shrubs, its dwarf varieties are used for vertical gardens. Below are its grow habits and overview as a houseplant:

Location – Outdoors
Light – Full Sun, Partial Sun
Watering – Less frequent
Temperature – 5 to 45 degree celsius
Common names – Australian laurel, Japanese pittosporum, mock orange and Japanese cheesewood

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Pittosporum Tenuifolium Variegated

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7. Asparagus Densiflorus

Asparagus densiflorus is also known as asparagus fern, plume asparagus, foxtail fern etc. Though its not a fern rather a branching perennial herb with tough green aerial stems which are sparsely covered with spine. It is an evergreen hardy perennial grows very rapidly in favorable conditions. Below are its grow habits and overview as a houseplant:

Location – Outdoors
Light – Full Sun, Partial Sun
Watering – Less frequent
Temperature – 5 to 45 degree celsius
Common names – Sprenger’s asparagus fern

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Asparagus Sprengeri Fern

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Asparagus Sprengeri Fern is hardy, low maintenance and
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Asparagus Meyeri Foxtail Fern (Densiflorus Meyersii)

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Foxtail Fern is hardy, low maintenance and air
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Rated 5.00 out of 5

8. Ipomoea

Ipomoea is the largest genus in the flowering plant family Convolvulaceae, with over 500 species. It is a large and diverse group with common names including morning glory, water convolvulus or kangkung, sweet potato, bindweed, moonflower, etc. Below are its grow habits and overview as a houseplant:

Location – Outdoors
Light – Full Sun, Partial Sun
Watering – Less frequent
Temperature – 10 to 45 degree celsius
Common names – Morning glory, Water convolvulus, Sweet potato, Bindweed, Moonflower

Ipomoea Golden – Sweet Potato Vine Golden

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Ipomoea Purple – Sweet Potato Vine Purple

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Ipomoea is the largest genus in the flowering
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9. Alternanthera

Alternanthera is a large genus of 200 species, grown for their attractive colorful leaves, which are opposite, often toothed, and variable in sizes. Alternanthera are native to tropical and subtropical open forests in Central and South America. Below are its grow habits and overview as a houseplant:

Location – Outdoors
Light – Full Sun, Partial Sun
Watering – Less frequent
Temperature – 10 to 45 degree celsius
Common names – Joyweeds

Categories:

Alternanthera Green

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Alternanthera is a large genus of 200 species,
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Alternanthera Sessilis

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Alternanthera is a large genus of 200 species,
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10. Iresine

Iresine is a genus of 20 to 25 species and categorized under plants family Amaranthaceae.It is native to the American tropics. The generic name is derived from the Greek word erios meaning “wooly”, referring to the trichome-covered flowers. It has very colorful foliage in various shades of red and green color. Below are its grow habits and overview as a houseplant:

Location – Outdoors
Light – Full Sun, Partial Sun
Watering – Less frequent
Temperature – 10 to 45 degree celsius
Common names – Lalsa

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Eranthemum Red (Graptophyllum – Lalsa)

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Iresine is a genus of 20 to 25
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Eranthemum Nigrum (Black Kodia)

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Iresine is a genus of 20 to 25
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11. Rhoeo Spathacea

Rhoeo has various beautiful shades, leaves are generally green, gold, red, dual color and multi color that depends on the species. All species share common characteristics of being hardy, fast growing and sun loving foliage plant. Below are its grow habits and overview as a houseplant:

Location – Outdoors
Light – Full Sun, Partial Sun
Watering – Less frequent
Temperature – 15 to 45 degree celsius
Common names – Rhoeo discolor, Tradescantia discolor, Rhoeo spathacea, Boat lily, Oyster, Cradle lily

Rhoeo Golden (Spathacea Sitara Gold)

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Rhoeo Golden (Spathacea Sitara Gold) is a resilient
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Rhoeo Tricolor (Rhoeo Variegated)

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Rhoeo Tricolor (Rhoeo Variegated) is a resilient indoor
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12. Portulaca

Portulaca is colorful flowering plant in family Portulacaceae, comprising about 40-100 species found in the tropics and warm temperate regions. Its ever green flowering plant, also known as moss roses. Below are its grow habits and overview as a houseplant:

Location – Outdoors
Light – Full Sun, Partial Sun
Watering – Less frequent
Temperature – 20 to 45 degree celsius
Common names – Moss roses, 9 O’ Clock, Nau bajiya, Das bajiya

Portulaca Mixed 6 inch Pot (9 O Clock – Dash Bajia)

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Portulaca Mixed 6 inch Pot Name: Portulaca Medium : Potting
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Portulaca Oleracea Mixed 6 inch Pot (10, O Clock – Dash Bajia)

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Portulaca Oleracea Mixed 6 inch Pot Name: Portulaca Oleracea Medium
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13. Asystasia Gangetica

Asystasia gangetica is a species of Acanthaceae family. It is commonly known as the Chinese violet, coromandel or creeping foxglove. It is native to South Africa where it called asystasia, below are its grow habits and overview as a houseplant:

Location – Outdoors
Light – Full Sun, Partial Sun
Watering – Less frequent
Temperature – 5 to 45 degree celsius
Common names – Chinese violet, Coromandel, Creeping foxglove

Categories:

Asystasia Gangetica Variegated, Variegated Chinese Violet

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14. Jasminum Grandiflorum

Jasminum grandiflorum, also known as Spanish jasmine, Royal jasmine, Catalan jasmine among others, it is a species of jasmine native to South Asia. Below are its grow habits and overview as a houseplant:

Location – Outdoors
Light – Full Sun, Partial Sun
Watering – Less frequent
Temperature – 15 to 45 degree celsius
Common names – Spanish jasmine, Royal jasmine, Catalan jasmine

Jasminum Grandiflorum – Jai Plant (Chameli Creeper)

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Jasminum grandiflorum, also known as Spanish jasmine, Royal
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15. Russelia Euisetiformis

Russelia euisetiformis is native to Mexico, it is a highly ornamental shrub with slender, wispy stems spilling out like a waterfall and ablaze with clusters of bright, coral-red tubular flowers, which attract hummingbirds. Below are its grow habits and overview as a houseplant:

Location – Outdoors
Light – Full Sun, Partial Sun
Watering – Less frequent
Temperature – 20 to 45 degree celsius
Common names – Coral Plant, Coral Fountain, Firecracker Plant

Categories:

Russelia Euisetiformis, Firecracker, Coral Plant, Rasili

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Russelia euisetiformis is native to Mexico, it is
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16. Wedelia Trilobata

Wedelia trilobata or Sphagneticola trilobata is commonly known by several names as bay biscayne creeping-oxeye, Singapore daisy, creeping-oxeye, trailing daisy, and wedelia. It’s named on the name of German botanist and physician Georg Wolfgang Wedel. It is native to Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean, but now grows throughout the tropic and sub tropic regions of the world. It is hardy and very fast growing plant. Below are its grow habits and overview as a houseplant:

Location – Outdoors
Light – Full Sun, Partial Sun
Watering – Less frequent
Temperature – 20 to 45 degree celsius
Common names – Singapore daisy, Creeping-oxeye, Trailing daisy

Categories:

Sphagneticola Trilobata, Wadelia, Singapore Daisy, Creeping Oxeye

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Wedelia trilobata or Sphagneticola trilobata is commonly known
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17. Barleria Cristata

Barleria cristata is a fast growing perennial plant often cultivated in gardens for its beautiful flowers. Below are its grow habits and overview as a houseplant:

Location – Outdoors
Light – Full Sun, Partial Sun
Watering – Less frequent
Temperature – 5 to 45 degree celsius
Common names – Philippine violet, bluebell barleria

Categories:

Barleria Cristata Pink, Porcupine, Philippine Violet

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Barleria cristata is a fast growing perennial plant
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18. Buxus Microphylla

Buxus is the most popular shrub for low hedging, it is native to Japan and Taiwan. Below are its grow habits and overview as a houseplant:

Location – Outdoors
Light – Full Sun, Partial Sun
Watering – Less frequent
Temperature – 5 to 45 degree celsius
Common names – Japanese box, Littleleaf box, Box wood

Categories:

Buxus Microphylla, Buxus, Boxwood

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19. Phalaris Arundinacea

Ribbon grass is a tall, perennial bunch grass that commonly forms extensive single-species stands along the margins of lakes and streams and in wet open areas, with a wide distribution in Europe, Asia, northern Africa and North America. Below are its grow habits and overview as a houseplant:

Location – Outdoors
Light – Full Sun, Partial Sun
Watering – Less frequent
Temperature – 5 to 45 degree celsius
Common names – Ribbon grass, Reed canary grass

Categories:

Phalaris Arundinacea, Ribbon Grass

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20. Tradescantia Zebrina

Tradescantia zebrina is also known as Zebrina pendula, it also has various colors and shades, its hardy, drought tolerant, sun loving and very fast growing foliage plant. Below are its grow habits and overview as a houseplant:

Location – Outdoors
Light – Full Sun, Partial Sun
Watering – Less frequent
Temperature – 5 to 45 degree celsius
Common names – Inchplant, Wandering jew

Categories:

Tradescantia Zebrina, Zebrina Pendula, Wandering Jew

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Tradescantia zebrina is also known as Zebrina pendula,
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