There are a wide range of cultivars available with white or gold variegations
but I particularly love Hedera Buttercup for its buttery golden leaves when it is planted in the sun.
They are also reasonably good in containers, especially the slowergrowing, shorter varieties that have brightly coloured variegations
to their leaves.
Golden Queen, superb male form with gold variegations
Daphne odora Aureo-marginata has not only strongly-scented reddish purple flowers but is clothed with large, lance-shaped leaves that have apple green and yellow variegations
Sedum 'Frosty Morn', a choice variety for the border with imposing 45cm (18in) stems bearing white flowers and foliage with white variegations
varied shades A great hedging plant with evergreen leaves, many have attractive variegations
, bringing extra colour and interest to the garden boundary.
There are varieties for indoors and outdoors and ones with leaves as big as your fist or with bright-coloured foliage and decorative variegations
Golden Queen (pictured), superb male form with reliably gold variegations
Crotons are the chameleons of the plant world, with variegations
that vary from yellow and green to pink, red or orange, which subtly change as the plant matures.
Nowadays, there are enough new variegations
, leaf shapes and sizes of ivy to suit every garden setting.