Large specimen screening climber plants 6ft tall plants. Gloire de Marengo Ivy
Hedera 'Gloire de Marengo' aka: Hedera 'Foliis Variegatus' & Hedera 'Variegata'
is a self-clinging evergreen large climber with large, triangular or ovate dark green and grey-green leaves margined with creamy-white.
Hedera's are evergreen climbing shrubs clinging by aerial roots. Clusters of small yellow-green flowers are followed by usually black berries.
Plant type: Climber / Wall Shrub. Habit: Climbing.
Flower: Green and Yellow in Autumn Foliage: Cream and Dark Green in Autumn, Spring, Summer and Winter, Evergreen.
Fruit: Black in Winter
Size: Ultimate height: 2.5-4 metres
Ultimate spread: 2.5-4 metres, Time to ultimate height 5-10 years.
Sunlight: Full sun to Part shade.
Aspect: South-facing, West-facing, North-facing or East-facing Sheltered. Provide shelter from cold drying winds.
Cultivation: Grows best in fertile, humus-rich, alkaline soil but will tolerate acidic soils.
Soil: Moist but well-drained or Well-drained, Acid, Alkaline or Neutral, Chalk, Clay, Sand or Loam.
Suggested planting locations and garden types: Banks and Slopes, City / Courtyard Gardens, Cottage / Informal Garden, Flower borders and beds, Ground Cover, Low Maintenance or Wall-side Borders.