Spiritually, ivy symbolizes immortality and eternal life. It also represents fertility. It is a plant sacred to Bacchus and, therefore, in dreams can suggest Joy. Because ivy has the symbolism of constant affection, we can recognize that, psychologically, we are in need of love and affection. In dreams it may signify a binding promise. Dreaming of ivy harks back to the old idea of celebration and fun. It can also symbolize the clinging dependence that can develop within relationships. In a woman's dream ivy may represent relationships, but in a man's dream may signify responsibility. Also consult the entries for Bonds, Plants and Weeds.