"A very beautiful flower, but also very dangerous. It fits my mother perfectly."
―Elyse Blackgard

The summer ivy is a type of flower that exists in the region of the Borderlands on the continent of Westeros. Summer ivy is attractive, but highly poisonous. The infamous Summer's Kiss poison is made from this particular flower. The bordermen use the poison from the summer ivy to coat their weapons.

The summer ivy is the only plant in Westeros that can survive without the use of water.


Season 5

At the tomb of her mother, Laenah Blackgard, Elyse notices the summer ivies that rest upon Laenah's gravestone.