Variegated Algerian Ivy (Hedera algeriensis 'Gloire de Marengo')

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Variegated Algerian Ivy
Give a thumbs up Canary Island Ivy
Give a thumbs up North African Ivy
Give a thumbs up Madeira Ivy

Botanical names:
Hedera algeriensis Accepted
Hedera canariensis f. variegata Synonym

Also sold as:
Foliis Variegatus

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7b -15 °C (5 °F) to -12.2 °C (10 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 6 to 12 inches
Plant Spread: 6 to 15 feet or more
Leaves: Evergreen
Fruit: Showy
Fruiting Time: Late fall or early winter
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Green
Other: Yellowish-green
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Uses: Provides winter interest
Erosion control
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Salt tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots


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skylark On April 15, 2016 Miscellaneous Event
pruned and put outside on northern balcony
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What kind of ivy? by mnthomson Nov 16, 2018 5:58 PM 2
Vines not doing well.. by Adamdadz Feb 5, 2018 6:56 AM 6
Help tropical plant ID by Mack9797 Oct 18, 2017 11:57 AM 4
Houseplant ID by fiat Feb 27, 2015 4:51 PM 17

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