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(Plants) See ivy1
[Latin: ivy]
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Noun1.hedera - Old World woody vinesHedera - Old World woody vines    
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Araliaceae, family Araliaceae, ivy family - mostly tropical trees and shrubs and lianas: genera Panax and Hedera
common ivy, English ivy, Hedera helix, ivy - Old World vine with lobed evergreen leaves and black berrylike fruits
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There are a wide range of cultivars available with white or gold variegations but I particularly love Hedera Buttercup for its buttery golden leaves when it is planted in the sun.
Some ivies are extremely hardy, surviving the worst of the winter weather unscathed, including Hedera helix, which will thrive in all soils and situations, producing glossy green leaves, and H.
They can be used to cover up any bare soil between mature shrubs with classic plant combinations such as Bergenia crassifolia, Erica x darleyensis - known as Arthur Johnson - and Hedera colchica, or Sulphur Heart, to create impact at the drabbest time of the year.
To our knowledge there is a single physiological study with Hedera helix which shows that "juvenile" foliage resembles shade leaves, while leaves from adult plants resemble sun leaves in a common garden experiment (Bauer & Bauer, 1980).
Dringwr cyfarwydd ydi'r eiddew neu'r iorwg, fel mae ei enw Lladin yn awgrymu - Hedera helix, ac mi all dyfu cymaint chan troedfedd.
The living wall is being installed by Midland firm Hedera Screens, setting a fine example for the city to meet its Birmingham 2026 plan to reduce carbon emissions by 60 per cent.
Plants like asparagus, hedera, nephrolepis are suitable for growing in hanging baskets.
Of the 28 species tested, Hemigraphis alternata (purple waffle plant), Hedera helix (English ivy), Hoya carnosa (variegated wax plant), and Asparagus densiflorus (Asparagus fern) had the highest removal rates for all of the VOCs introduced.
Other ingredients include hedera helix, an oily-based extract of ivy which has a decongesting effect on the tissue.
We pulled massive amounts of invasive species (mostly English ivy, Hedera helix) and planted hundreds of native plants.