Hedera helix 'Goldchild'

English Ivy

Photo courtesy of Proven Winners

  • Excellent groundcover
  • Great in mixed containers
  • Gray-green marbled leaves with gold margins
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Great Foliage
Great Foliage
Ground Cover
Ground Cover
House Plant
House Plant
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: 6-12 in
Spacing: 12-24 in
Price Level 1: $4.99 ea.~4 ½” pot
Bloom Color: Non-Flowering
Zone: 5-9

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Ground Cover
  • Drought Tolerant
  • House Plant
  • Great Foliage
  • No Deadheading
  • Container


  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun


  • Creeping/Ground Cover
  • Trailing

Foliage Color:

  • Variegated
  • Green

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Summer
  • Spring Bloomer

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Moist, Well-Drained