Ivy often lives on after its host plant has died, this is a reminder to us that life goes on, in the endless cycle of life, death and rebirth.
The Celts called this month Gort, pronounced go-ert.
This is a time to banish the negative from your life.
Do workings related to improving yourself, and placing a barricade between you and the things that are toxic to you.
Ivy can be used in magic performed for healing, protection, cooperation, and to bind lovers together.