Sweetheart English Ivy, Hedra Helix
Height: 52cm |
☘ Origin: Europe
☘ Family: Araliaceae
☘ Botanical Name: Hedra helix
☘ Common Name(s): English Ivy · Needlepoint Ivy · Sweetheart Ivy
Ivy, being an evergreen plant, represents eternity, fidelity, and strong affectionate attachment, such as wedded love and friendship.
The word “ivy” originates from the word “ifig” from the Anglo-Saxon language, and it has the same origin as the German word “efeu”. However, the meaning behind the word is unable to be traced back and all the lianas are called ivy to this day.
In European countries, especially in the United Kingdom, it's often planted all over the exterior walls of a building. It has become characteristic for British buildings which also prompts the naming of English Ivy.
It's one of the few trailing Feng Shui Plants, and It is a sign of a stress-free and pleasant home. With this knowledge, you are ready to bring the positive energy flow of Feng Shui to your home!
English Ivy is the birthday flower for April 8. It means influence. Beer was brewed from English Ivy in England before the sixteenth century. Mixing it with wheat would turn wheat into beer. Maybe that’s why it carries the meaning of influence. People who are blessed with this kind of flower have great influence and can influence others. Might they be a politician or an entrepreneur? They also have great influence on their lover and can subtly change him or her into what they like..
There are many amazing English Ivy benefits and facts that are equally fascinating as its beautiful cascading vines!
☘ Purifies the space by filtering out toxins.
☘ Great Medicinal Plant.
☘ Improves air-quality.
☘ Helps in removing molds.
☘ Humidifies indoor air.
☘ A Low-Care Plant.
☘ Keeps your home cool in summers & warm in winters.