Join thousands of gardeners across the UK who use our free service to buy, sell and swap plants ... and much more.

Hedera nepalensis

For sale by Bluebell Nursery

This grower is sure of this plant identification.

A reasonably vigorous and unusual Ivy, Hedera nepalensis has eye-catching grey-green leaves. Established plants my have colourful yellow berries.

Hedera nepalensis can be grown as a climber but can also be grown as a woody ground cover plant, forming a dense mat of stems over time.

Supplied Size: 3L deep containers (young plants, 30 - 40 cm tall)

Copyright 2013 © Bluebell Arboretum & Nursery

Hedera nepalensis | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65
Hedera nepalensis | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65
Pot SizeTotal Price
3 litres

To add this listing to your plant request, you need to be a member of GreenPlantSwap. Please log in or sign up free now.

Grower Notes

Position: Full sun, partial shade or heavy shade.
Soil: Any fertile soil.
Hardiness: Hardy.
Rate of Growth: Moderate.
Habit: Large, self-clinging climbing plant.
Height: up to 6 m (20 ft)
Spread: 3 m (10 ft)

Plant Finder: about Hedera nepalensis

Common names

Himalayan ivy, Nepal ivy, Ivy


Hedera nepalensis (Himalayan ivy). This species is an evergreen climber with elliptical olive green leaves.


When grown under glass use a loam-based compost with full light. When grown outdoors you will need to grow in fertile moist humus-rich well-drained soil.

Interest and use

Covering walls and fences, and as ground cover. Suitable for coastal conditions.

Italics = data drawn from parent genus or species

View Full Plant Finder Record
Hedera nepalensis | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFrost hardy (min -5°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile, Humus-rich
  • Soil pH6.0 to 8.5
  • WaterSemi-moist

Meet the grower

Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65
View Grower pageMessage Grower
  • Grower

Plant Finder listings

Production v5.9.2 (00577d2)