Growing Boston Ivy

Got a wall? Need a climber? James Alexander-Sinclair points you towards Parthenocissus tricuspidata (Boston ivy) for a spectacular autumn display of fiery colours. If gardening is your bag...

Lewis lifts Harvard back atop Ivy - Boston Herald

Chris Lewis scored a career-best 25 points and Harvard handed Penn its first Ivy League setback of the season with a 76-67 victory yesterday at Lavietes Pavilion.

Lewis was 10-of-14 from the field for the Crimson (12-11, 7-1), who have won three straight and are tied with Penn (17-7, 7-1) for first place in the conference standings. Seth Towns added 17 points and Justin Bassey had 12...


  1. Boston Ivy. Parthenocissus tricuspidata. Boston Ivy is a deciduous vine with bluish fruits and bright red fall foliage. A member of the grape family, Boston Ivy is commonly used as a decorative addition for buildings.
  2. Boston ivy plants (Parthenocissus tricuspidata) are attractive, climbing vines that cover outer walls of many older buildings, particularly in Boston. It is the plant from which the term “Ivy League” derives, growing on numerous upscale campuses. Boston ivy plants are also called Japanese ivy ...
  3. This variety of Boston ivy has shallow-lobed leaves, creating a jagged appearance. The leaves change colour in autumn to a fiery purplish red.
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