common ivy


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Noun1.common ivy - Old World vine with lobed evergreen leaves and black berrylike fruitscommon ivy - Old World vine with lobed evergreen leaves and black berrylike fruits
genus Hedera, Hedera - Old World woody vines
vine - a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface
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The ivies, of course, thrive in shade, in particular the Irish ivy (Hedera hibernica), a vigorous form of the common ivy with glossy dark green leaves.
Grow common ivy (Hedera helix) from cuttings, it provides food and cover to a wide range of wildlife.
Of the 300 distinctive forms that exist, English or common ivy, Hedera helix, has the most cultivars.