Hedera helix 'Thorndale'

English Ivy

Photo courtesy of Swift Greenhouses

  • Excellent groundcover
  • Large green leaves and cream veining
  • Very hardy
  • Great in mixed containers as annual accent plant
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Great Foliage
Great Foliage
Ground Cover
Ground Cover
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
No Deadheading
No Deadheading
Full Sun
Full Sun

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Water regularly during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Use mulch to control weeds until plants cover area.

Height: 3-5 in
Spread: 10-14 in
Spacing: 12-16 in
Price Level 1: $7.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Non-Flowering
Zone: 4-8
Price Level 2: 5 for $35~#1

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Ground Cover
  • Fall Color
  • Great Foliage
  • Container
  • No Deadheading
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Heat Tolerant


  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun


  • Trailing
  • Creeping/Ground Cover

Foliage Color:

  • Variegated
  • Green

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Winter
  • Fall

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained
  • Average Water