A picture of a Ivy 'Clotted Cream'

Ivy 'Clotted Cream'

Hedera helix 'Clotted Cream'

Partial Shade
Easy care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

1m

50cm

Min

50cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

Ivy 'Clotted Cream' Overview

This shrubby climber has variegated leaves that emerge flat in spring but develops frilled margins making it a popular choice for house plants.

Common problems with Ivy 'Clotted Cream'

Can be attacked by scale insects, aphids & red spider mites. Vine weevil can be a problem when grown in containers.

How to harvest Ivy 'Clotted Cream'

Generally not harvested but stems can be taken & added to floral arrangements.

How to propagate Ivy 'Clotted Cream'

Cuttings

Take semi ripe cuttings in autumn, chosing juvenile growth for plants with a trailing habit, and adult growth for plants with a bushy, "tree ivy" habit

Layering

Special features of Ivy 'Clotted Cream'

Ground cover

Attractive leaves

Indoor plant

Pot plant

Other uses of Ivy 'Clotted Cream'

Suits all gardens styles, young plants can be included in mixed containers for foliage interest.