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English Ivy

Beautiful evergreen foliage adds rich texture to a wide range of landscape situations. Ideal as a ground cover for both sunny and shaded sites, for erosion control on slopes, or as a vine for climbing tree trunks and walls.

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Plant Details

  • Common name

    English Ivy

  • Botanical name

    Hedera helix

  • Variety


  • Zone

    USDA Zone 5 (-20°F) to USDA Zone 11 (40°F).

  • Light

    Part sun

  • Height

    12-24" (31-61 cm)

  • Habit

    Ground cover

  • Feed

    Once a month

  • Water

    Weekly during dry spells

  • Bloom Time

    No Bloom

  • Maintenance

    Keep weed-free