ERCILLA volubilis

Evergreen, tough climber with fluffy pale pink-purple scented flowers
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Ovate-heart-shaped to oblong, lustrous, deep green leaves 4-5cm (1½-2in) long with pale veins
  • Shades of pink
    All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
    Pink-purple
  • Height
    6m (20ft)
  • 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
    Root-clinging climber by adhesive discs on its stems. Vigorous, freely branching climber. Flower spikes are sometimes followed by purple berries.
  • Hardy - average winter
    Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Against a wall
  • Full sun
    Protect from cold, drying winds
  • Partial shade

ERCILLA volubilis

 
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  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Tie to a support until the root-discs become established. Makes excellent ground cover.
    Pests & Diseases
    Scale insects under glass
    Place of origin
    Chile
  • Flower Shape
    Spikes
    To 4.5cm (1¾in) long
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 6
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs or climbers that need little to no pruning.
    Action: Trim back shoots that spoil symmetry and to fit available space.
    When: Annually after flowering if on previous year's growth, or in later Winter or Spring if flowering on current year's growth, or as requires.

    RHS group 9 & 11
  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
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  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
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Ercilla volubilis - Growing Guide

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