ADJ. dense, thick | trailing | variegated
VERB + IVY grow We're going to grow a variegated ivy up the back of the house. | plant, put in | cut back, cut down, keep down The ivy's got very thick. It needs cutting back a bit. | be covered in The walls were covered in ivy.
IVY + VERB grow Ivy grew up the side of the house. | climb, cling, crawl, creep, trail, twine There was ivy clinging to the wall.
IVY + NOUN leaves