Cast Iron Plant

£40.00

The Aspidistra elatior, also called the Cast Iron Plant, is extremely hardy and doesn’t need a lot of sunlight. It thrives with very little care and can withstand shade, dry soil and hot temperatures, however avoid placing the plant in direct sunlight.

Popular in Victorian Britain the plant was fashionable with the middle class, and was the title of George Orwell’s 1936 novel titled Keep the Aspidistra Flying.

Plant height: 60 cm +

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    The Aspidistra elatior, also called the Cast Iron Plant, is extremely hardy and doesn’t need a lot of sunlight. It thrives with very little care and can withstand shade, dry soil and hot temperatures, however, avoid placing the plant in direct sunlight.

    Popular in Victorian Britain the plant was fashionable with the middle class, and was the title of George Orwell’s 1936 novel titled Keep the Aspidistra Flying.

    Plant height: 60 cm +