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Ivy, Fig
 Ficus pumila (FIE-cus PEW-mi-lah) Climbing fig, Creeping fig
Evergreen climbing vine, Sun or shade, Spacing 3-5 feet

 Small-leafed climbing vine that needs no support. Climbs by aerial roots.

CULTURE:  Prefers a moist, well-drained soil and high humidity. Needs protection from winds. Sunny southern exposure is best.

USES:  Climbing vine for courtyards, conservatories, garden rooms and walls in general.

PROBLEMS:  Cosmetic freeze damage in severe winters here.

NOTES:  Also called. Native to southeastern Asia and Japan.

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