common ivy


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Related to common ivy: English 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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Group members are pinning their hopes on a chemical called Saponin, which can be sourced from common ivy.
Common ivy can easily be trained into formal shapes with, say, the help of sweet pea rings, to grow around metal hoops or arches against a wall.
Known as common ivy or English ivy, it's a familiar sight across the country in gardens, woodland and on tree trunks.