English Ivy plant (botanically known as Hedera helix). You're probably familiar with English ivy on the exterior of buildings, trailing across yards and gardens, climbing walls, but it also makes a lovely houseplant. English Ivy is a versatile houseplant that can be grown in many different situations. Ivies can be grown in hanging baskets, at the base of other houseplants and in pots of their own. Your English Ivy plant looks amazing in our spotted-pastel container. Includes plant information, care and grow tips. Gift quality packaging!