Ivy, Englemann (Virginia Creeper) Overview Category: Vines Common Name: Ivy, Englemann (Virginia Creeper) Botanical Name: Parthenocissus quinquefolia var. engelmannii Sun Exposure: Part to full sun Height: 30-50 ft. Spread: Varies See notes | Back to vines Notes A cultivar of P. quinquefolia that has smaller leaves than the species and is also less vigorous. Clings better to masonry than the species. Fall color deep burgundy-red. Small blue fruits attractive to birds.