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botanical name:
Hedera hibernica 'Deltoidea'
Hedera hibernica 'Deltoidea' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Irish Ivy
synonyms:  Hedera helix 'Deltoidea'
family:  Araliaceae
characteristics: climber, evergreen, ground-cover
height: 4.00m
width: 4.00m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: climber
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: yellow
fruit colour: black
stem/bark: brown & green
main season: All Year
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade, shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 10
description:
Distinctive form with leathery dark green leaves that are normally a rounded heart shape. They become attractively reddish or purple tinted in cold winter weather. Fairly slow growing.

cultivation:
Most soils in sun or shade. Very tough and grows almost anywhere.

propagation:
From cuttings or layering.

other notes:
RHS AGM
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