Common ivy

Hedera helix 'Goldchild'

Common ivy - Hedera helix  'Goldchild'

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

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

Hardiness: Half-HardyHeight: 1.00 m (100 cm)
Sun/Shade: Full sun or Partial shadeSpread: 3.00 m (300 cm)

Foliage Type: Evergreen
Foliage Colour: Green, Yellow

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

     

Clusters of yellowish-green autumn flowers and small lustrous three to five-lobed grey-green leaves with bold yellow margins. This versatile variegated evergreen climber is ideal as a houseplant or for covering a low wall. For use outdoors chose a sunny site sheltered from cold drying winds with fertile moist well-drained preferably alkaline soil.  

  • 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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