Latin name: Hedera helix L.
  Pronunciation: HEED-er-a HEE-lix

  Common name: English ivy
  Family: Araliaceae (Ginseng)
  Habitat: California Floristic Province, widely
  cultivated, sometimes spreading aggressively, native
  to Eurasia
  Blooming period: July to August
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Hedera
  2) helix
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