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x   IVY
xx   PLANT
xx   VINE

Tip shows how to start a new ivy vine from clippings.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Feb 1999 (v.77#2) pg. 107

Maximizing ivy hardiness. A guide to hardy varieties of ivy.
FINE GARDENING #3 Sep-Oct 1988 pg. 35

Tip suggests covering a bank of ivy with bird netting to catch fall leaves for easy removal.
FINE GARDENING #51 Sep-Oct 1996 pg. 8

Pros and cons of letting English ivy grow up a brick, stucco or rock wall.
FINE GARDENING #65 Jan-Feb 1999 pg. 70

How to succeed with ivy.
FLOWER & GARDEN Oct-Nov 1980 (v.24#9) pg. 34

How to raise Swedish-ivy (plectranthus) and other kinds of foliage house plants that flower.
FLOWER & GARDEN Oct-Nov 1982 (v.26#6) pg. 6

Tip on raising English ivy in a bottomless tub and training it to form a pyramid shape.
FLOWER & GARDEN Apr-May 1983 (v.27#3) pg. 64

A look at eight new variegated ivies for baskets and pots.
FLOWER & GARDEN Jun-Jul 1986 (v.30#4) pg. 42

Tree ivy (Fatshedera lizei). How to care for it as a house plant.
FLOWER & GARDEN Dec 1987-Jan 1988 (v.32#1) pg. 45

How to use ivy in the landscape, as a ground cover or in topiary and on trellises.
FLOWER & GARDEN Apr-May 1988 (v.32#3) pg. 53

Foliage houseplants with character. Tips on raising the eyelash begonia, Jacob's ladder, wart plant, Emerald Ripple, variegated devil's ivy, umbrella plant, and ponytail tree.
FLOWER & GARDEN Nov-Dec 1990 (v.34#6) pg. 34

Ivy league. A look at five species of ivy, its uses in the landscape, care and culture. Tip shows how to propagate ivy from softwood cuttings.
GARDEN GATE #24 Dec 1998 pg. 30

How to make a year-round living wreath of ivy.
HANDY ANDY Sep 1978 (v.2#10) pg. 36

Tip on avoiding salt accumulation in a potted ivy.
HORTICULTURE Oct 1995 (v.73#8) pg. 14

Advice on caring for German or parlor ivy (Senecio mikanioides).
HORTICULTURE Oct 1996 (v.74#8) pg. 14

Advice on controlling English ivy.
HORTICULTURE Nov-Dec 1999 (v.96#8) pg. 12

Tips on either controlling or removing ivy from a brick building.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Mar-Apr 1990 (v.18#2) pg. 17
Added Info OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Jul-Aug 1990 (v.18#4) pg. 8

Beauties and the beasts. How to control invasive plants (honeysuckle, ivy, purple loosestrife, Japanese barberry) and some tame substitutes.
ORGANIC GARDENING Mar-Apr 1999 (v.46#2) pg. 31

Tip on removing ivy vines from a brick wall.
POPULAR MECHANICS May 1990 (v.167#5) pg. 81

Advice on removing a vine's suckers from a brick wall.
POPULAR MECHANICS Jul 1997 (v.174#7) pg. 96

How to make a hanging ivy ball.
SUNSET Nov 1977 (v.159#5) pg. 226

How to build a planter railing for Swedish ivy so it will cascade down a wall.
SUNSET Oct 1979 (v.163#4) pg. 152

Make a "living" Easter basket by wrapping a live ivy plant around a wire basket.
SUNSET Apr 1982 (v.168#4) pg. 246

Ivy. The why, where and how to use ivy indoors and out.
WOMAN'S DAY Oct 2 1984 (v.48#1) pg. 86