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Ivy 'Buttercup'

Hedera helix 'Buttercup'

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

2.5m

Max

1.5m

1.5m

Min

1m

10 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

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Ivy 'Buttercup' Overview

This evergreen climber has broad, bluntly lobed, bright yellow leaves (which can be pale or greenish when in shade)

Common problems with Ivy 'Buttercup'

How to harvest Ivy 'Buttercup'

Generally not harvested but can be cut for floral arrangements.

How to propagate Ivy 'Buttercup'

Cuttings

Root softwood cuttings in summer, semi-ripe in autumn & hardwood in winter.

Layering

Special features of Ivy 'Buttercup'

Ground cover

Pot plant

Young plants can be added to mixed containers.

Other uses of Ivy 'Buttercup'

A low maintenance plant suits all garden styles but is frequently grown in containers.