Taxon profile


Common Ivy
Hedera helix L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Apiales »  family Araliaceae »  genus Hedera - ivy

Scientific synonyms

Hedera helix f. helix
Hedera arborea Carrière
Hedera arborea Garsault
Hedera helix f. arborea (Garsault) Schelle
Hedera helix var. arborescens Lodd. ex Loudon
Hedera helix var. aurantiaca Hibberd
Hedera aurantiaca (Hibberd) Carrière
Hedera helix var. aurea Hibberd
Hedera helix var. aureovariegata Weston
Hedera helix f. aureovariegata (Weston) P.D.Sell

Other names

= English Ivy
= Ivy



outer bark

Taxon in country check-lists*

Europe: Czech Republic, Asia: Israel

* List of countries might not be complete

Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Grammoptera ruficornis (Fabricius, 1781), Mesosa curculionoides (Linnaeus, 1761), Pogonocherus hispidus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Hedera helix L.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Hedera helix L.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN Danin A.: Flora and Vegetation of Israel [] [as Hedera helix]
Data retrieved on: 26 February 2009
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Hedera helix L.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Seznam cévnatých rostlin květeny České republiky, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Hedera helix L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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