Common ivy

Hedera helix 'Glacier'

Common ivy - Hedera helix  'Glacier'

Common Name: Common ivy
Genus: Hedera
Species: helix
Cultivar: 'Glacier'

Category: Climbers & Wall Shrubs
Growth Rate: Fast growing
Features: Has interesting foliage

Hardiness: HardyHeight: 2.00 m (200 cm)
Sun/Shade: Full sun or Partial shadeSpread: 2.00 m (200 cm)

Foliage Type: Evergreen
Foliage Colour: Green, Grey/Silver, Cream

Soil Type: Normal/Loam or Sandy/Light or Chalky/Alkaline
Soil Moisture: Moist, but well drained



    This popular ivy has small three to five-lobed grey-green leaves with silver-grey and cream markings. It's a versatile evergreen climber that will snake up a shady or sunny wall without support. Mature plants have clusters of yellowish-green autumn flowers followed by spherical black fruit.
  • Garden care: Water specimens grown as houseplants regularly during the growing season providing a balanced liquid fertiliser each month. Keep moist during the winter months. Plants may be pruned at any time of the year to keep within bounds.








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