WISTERIA sinensis 'Amethyst'

Commonly known as Chinese wisteria

Early flowering variety with heavily perfumed light rose/purple flowers blotched yellow
Further Reading....

WISTERIA sinensis 'Amethyst'

Available late spring to early summer 2022 - Spring according to the Met Office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore late spring is mid-April onwards. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
£25.00 each 

Any 3+ £20.00 each
Delivery Information Available late spring to early summer 2022
plant size comparison icon 3 Litre Deep
  • Deciduous
    Leaves each with 7-13, mainly 11, leaflets.
  • Purple Shades of purple/mauve/lilac/violet
    Light rose purple blotched yellow
  • 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 flowers in dense, pendent racemes to 30cm (12in) 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
    garden origin
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf form
    Pinnate see photos above
  • Leaf shape
    Elliptic see photos above
  • Ovate
  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers
  • Seasonal Interest
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil

Useful extras...

Share this page

Twitter Facebook Digg
Visit the Caerhays Castle website
Order the 2021 Burncoose Catalogue
Payment methods accepted
watch us on you tube
Visit Burncoose House - Holiday Accommodation
Burncoose Nurseries: Gwennap, Redruth, Cornwall TR16 6BJ
Telephone: +44 (0) 1209 860316 Email:
© Burncoose Nurseries 1997 - 2021      Website by Forgecom
All plant pictures are copyright © Burncoose Nurseries unless otherwise stated.
No rights are given to download any of our pictures and use them (for personal or professional use) without our consent.