Vines

Gardening Guide

Vines

English Ivy

Hedera helix
Dark green lustrous leaves cover this vigorous, self-clinging vine. Top choice for climbing fences, walls and arbors. Will sprawl on the ground for an effective groundcover. Evergreen.

8" tall x spreading

Part shade to shade

Zone 5 / Hardy to -10ºF

Virginia Creeper

Parthenocissus quinquefolia
Vigorous self-clinging vine with five-pointed foliage that turns crimson in fall. Quickly covers walls or fences, good groundcover for rough areas. Grows well in most any soil. Deciduous.

20-30' tall x spreading

Part shade to shade

Zone 3 / Hardy to -30ºF