Ruscus aculeatus growing shrub with rhizomes of the genus Ruscus also known as Butcher’s-broom, Ruscus aculeatus perennial evergreen plant, used as ornamental plant for the leaves and the fruits, drought tolerant, medical, cut flower for the leaves, can grow in temperate, mediterranean, subtropical climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 7-10a.
Leaves color green in elliptic with pointed tops.
Ruscus aculeatus flower
Flower color green in star shape in the middle there is purple ball and small yellow star the flowers small.
Fruits color red in round shape (fruits not edible).
Ruscus aculeatus for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy
How to grow Ruscus aculeatus growing and care:
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Rhizomes / Seed / Vegetative reproduction
Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Spring / Summer / Autumn
Pests and diseases:
Autumn / Winter
How to prune:
Just for design
Size of the plant:
50-90cm, 20-36 inches (1.5-3 feet)
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Small amount of water / Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Half shade / Full shade
Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Spring / Summer
General information about the flower:
Star green flowers in the middle there is purple ball and small yellow star the flowers small