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Hedera helix 'Little Diamond' (Ivy 'Little Diamond')

Skill rating
Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
0.3m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
0.3m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
5-10 years
To maturity
Toxic - Ingestion may cause severe discomfort; contact may irritate the skin.
Toxic - Ingestion may cause severe discomfort; contact may irritate the skin.
Low
Toxicity

Plant details

Botanical name: Hedera helix 'Little Diamond'

Other names: Ivy 'Little Diamond'

Genus: Hedera Hedera

Variety or Cultivar: 'Little Diamond' _ 'Little Diamond' is an evergreen shrub. This ivy forms a dense shrub rather than having an upward climbing habit. It has diamond-shaped grey-green leaves with creamy variegation.


Hedera helix 'Little Diamond' is: Evergreen

Foliage: Cream, Grey-green, Variegated in All seasons

Habit: Dense, Upright

Toxicity: Ingestion may cause severe discomfort; contact may irritate the skin.

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests: Aphids , Scale insects , Vine weevil Aphids , Scale insects , Vine weevil

Specific diseases: Leaf spot Leaf spot

General care

Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Where to grow

Hedera helix 'Little Diamond' (Ivy 'Little Diamond') will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.3m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses: Banks and Slopes, Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Foliage only, Ground Cover, Low Maintenance, Underplanting

Cultivation: Plant in fertile, humus-rich, moist but well-drained soil. Prefers alkaline soil in sun or part shade. Shelter from cold drying winds.

Soil type: Loamy, Chalky

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Shade, Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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Hedera Hibernica (Ivy) 75/100 Cm
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Hedera Hibernica (Ivy) 125+ Cm
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Hedera Hibernica (Ivy) 60/75 Cm
£ 4.20
Hedera Hibernica (Ivy) 140/175 Cm
£ 12.60
Hedera Hibernica (Ivy) 175/200 Cm
£ 16.80

Botanical name: Hedera helix 'Little Diamond'

Other names: Ivy 'Little Diamond'

Genus: Hedera Hedera

Variety or Cultivar: 'Little Diamond' _ 'Little Diamond' is an evergreen shrub. This ivy forms a dense shrub rather than having an upward climbing habit. It has diamond-shaped grey-green leaves with creamy variegation.


Hedera helix 'Little Diamond' is: Evergreen

Foliage: Cream, Grey-green, Variegated in All seasons

Habit: Dense, Upright

Toxicity: Ingestion may cause severe discomfort; contact may irritate the skin.

Watch out for

Specific pests: Aphids , Scale insects , Vine weevil

Specific diseases: Leaf spot

General care

Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Hedera helix 'Little Diamond' (Ivy 'Little Diamond') will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.3m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses: Banks and Slopes, Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Foliage only, Ground Cover, Low Maintenance, Underplanting

Cultivation: Plant in fertile, humus-rich, moist but well-drained soil. Prefers alkaline soil in sun or part shade. Shelter from cold drying winds.

Soil type: Loamy, Chalky

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Shade, Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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Hedera Hibernica (Ivy) 60/75 Cm
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Hedera Hibernica (Ivy) 140/175 Cm
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