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WISTERIA sinensis

Commonly known as Chinese wisteria

Sweetly scented lilac-blue flowers
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  • Deciduous - pinnate leaves, each composed of 7-13 elliptic or ovate leaflets.
  • Blue - lilac blue
  • Height - to 9m (28ft)
  • Spread - 5m (15ft)
  • 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 - vigorous twining climber. Produces pea-like flowers in dense, pendent racemes to 30cm (12in) long, often followed by bean-like, velvety green pods to 15cm (6in) long.
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Harmful if eaten - These will give you an upset tummy, so please don't eat any of these.
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - aphids, brown scale, leaf spot, honey fungus
  • Place of origin - China
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers
  • Seasonal Interest - Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil

Buy Varieties of WISTERIA sinensis

WISTERIA sinensis 'Alba'

WISTERIA sinensis 'Alba'  >

Commonly known as: Chinese wisteria.
White form of the Chinese wisteria
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WISTERIA sinensis 'Amethyst'  AWARD

WISTERIA sinensis 'Amethyst'  >

Commonly known as: Chinese wisteria.
Early flowering variety with heavily perfumed light rose/purple flowers blotched yellow
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WISTERIA sinensis 'Blue Sapphire'  AWARD

WISTERIA sinensis 'Blue Sapphire'  >

Commonly known as: Chinese wisteria.
A new introduction from New Zealand with soft bluish violet flowers. This is often sold under the name of W. sinensis 'Prolific'
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