irish ivy

irish ivy
noun
Usage: usually capitalized 1st I
: a European ivy (Hedera helix hibernica) that is a variety of English ivy distinguished by larger leaves and fruit

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  • Atlantic ivy — gebenės lipikės airinis porūšis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Aralijinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Hedera helix subsp. hibernica), paplitęs Airijoje ir Didžiojoje Britanijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Hedera helix subsp. hibernica angl.… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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