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Commonly known as: Boston ivy, Virginia creeper.

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  • Good to know - wall-grown plants offer good wildlife environment.
  • Pests & Diseases - trouble free
  • Place of Origin - North America, Himalayas, eastern Asia.
  • Climber - Some of these climbing plants will need trellis or wire supports if grown on walls or fences. Other grow aerial roots and are self-clinging - young plants might need support, initially
  • Deciduous
  • Against a wall - or through large tree.
  • Full Shade
  • Full Sun
  • Partial Shade
  • fertile well drained soil
  • Harmful if eaten - These will give you an upset tummy, so please don't eat any of these. - berries can cause mild stomach upset




Commonly known as: Chinese Virginia creeper.
Dark green foliage veined silver, turning red in autumn
£14.50 each


PARTHENOCISSUS quinquefolia  >

Commonly known as: American ivy, Virginia creeper.
Good autumn colour on this true Virgina creeper
£14.50 each

PARTHENOCISSUS quinquefolia engelmanii

PARTHENOCISSUS quinquefolia engelmanii  >

Commonly known as: Boston ivy, Virginia creeper.
Bright scarlet self-clinging Virginia creeper
£14.50 each

PARTHENOCISSUS quinquefolia 'Star Showers'

PARTHENOCISSUS quinquefolia 'Star Showers'  >

Commonly known as: American ivy.
Startling new variety with white mottled and variegated foliage
£17.50 each

PARTHENOCISSUS tricuspidata 'Green Spring'

PARTHENOCISSUS tricuspidata 'Green Spring'  >

Commonly known as: Japanese creeper.
A very vigorous form of the Boston ivy with broad leaves which densely cover walls to which the stems are self clinging
£14.50 each
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PARTHENOCISSUS tricuspidata 'Veitchii'  AWARD

PARTHENOCISSUS tricuspidata 'Veitchii'  >

Commonly known as: Japanese creeper.
Slightly smaller leaves which are purple when young
£14.50 each

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