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  • common ivy (syn Goldheart )
  • Eventual height: 8m
  • Eventual spread: 5m

Hedera helix 'Oro di Bogliasco'

common ivy (syn Goldheart )

5 year guarantee
3 lt pot (60cm cane) £14.99
3 lt pot (60cm cane) £14.99
  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: humus-rich, preferably alkaline, moist, well-drained soil (or John Innes No3 potting compost for container-grown plants)
  • Rate of growth: fast-growing
  • Flowering period: October and November
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    Clusters of yellowish-green autumn flowers, followed by spherical, black fruit and glossy, three to five-lobed, dark green leaves, which are irregularly daubed in gold. This vigorous, self-clinging, evergreen climber is perfect for covering walls and fences and dry shady areas under shrubs and trees. It's an excellent choice for the wildlife garden since it supports a wide range of native species.

  • Garden care: Water regularly during the growing season. Plants may be pruned at any time of the year to keep within bounds.
  • Harmful if eaten/may cause skin allergy