Hedera helix - Assorted Ivy
A timeless classic, easy to care for plant. Ideal for trailing off a bookshelf or from a wall planter.
We carefully select your ivy based on current availability. For a specific variety, please call us before placing your order or visit our greenhouse to choose from our collection. You can also note your preference at checkout and we will accommodate where possible. Purchase may vary from photos.
Common Names: English Ivy, Algerian Ivy, Baltic Ivy, Branching Ivy, California Ivy, Common Ivy, Glacier Ivy, Needlepoint Ivy, Sweetheart Ivy
Light: Bright, indirect
Foot Candles: 150 - 200
Water: Let dry partially
Humidity: 20% - 70%
Temperature: 12°C - 28°C
Soil: Regular potting mix
Container: Self-watering planter, living wall
Nutrients: 10-10-10 Monthly
Propagation: Cutting with 3 leaves
Plantscape Use: Hanging, shelves, surface planters, living walls
Common Issues: Root rot when sitting in water. Leaves die back with insufficient light.
Comments: Dozens of varieties to choose from. Very low-maintenance.
Toxicity: Contact with plant cell sap causes severe skin irritation with redness, itching, and blisters. Ingestion of berries causes burning sensation in the throat. Ingestion of leaves can result in delirium, stupor, convulsions, hallucinations, fever and rash, vomiting, abdominal pain, hyper-salivation, and diarrhea. Foliage is more toxic than berries.