Ivy

Ivy

Observation - Ivy. Description: Notice that the leaves on non-flowering branches (Photo 1) are a different shape to leaves on flowering branches (Photo 2). As a matter of interest, because ivy 'clings', the Victorians associated it with strong ties/friendship. When carved on a grave

Notice that the leaves on non-flowering branches (Photo 1) are a different shape to leaves on flowering branches (Photo 2).

As a matter of interest, because ivy 'clings', the Victorians associated it with strong ties/friendship. When carved on a grave stone it indicated that the departed had been a close friend or spouse.