Hedera helix ‘Gloire de Marengo’ – Algerian Ivy – Araliaceae
(Wild variety: Madeira, Canary islands, North-Africa)
Growth: Climber with adhering roots, here only climbing in favourable areas, dense foliage, 1.5-2 (5) m tall.
Leaves: Evergreen, large diameter 15-20 cm, round or lobate, partly wavy, margin creamy yellow, centre dark to grey green.
Demands: Sun to semi-shade; toleerates heat, needs warmth, sensitive to frost, only in protected spots, best suited for interior use; tolerates wind.
Soil: Moderately dry to moist, any garden soil.