WISTERIA

Commonly known as Wisteria

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Genus of about 10 species of twining, woody, deciduous climbers found in moist woodland and on streamsides in China, Korea, Japan and central and southern USA.

When viewed from above Japanese wisteria twines clockwise, Chinese wisteria counter clockwise.

Further Reading....

  • Deciduous
    Pinnate, dark-green leaves to 35cm (14in) long.
  • 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
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Harmful if eaten These will give you an upset tummy, so please don't eat any of these.
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - grown for pea-like, fragrant flowers and bean-like pods. If grown into a tree needs no training.
  • Pests & Diseases
    aphids, brown scale, leaf spot, honey fungus.
  • Place of origin
    China, Korea, Japan, central and southern USA.
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
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WISTERIA brachybotrys 'Shiro-kapitan'

WISTERIA brachybotrys 'Shiro-kapitan'

Silky wisteria

(syn. Venusta) - a rare japanese species with silky young foliage and unusually large cream flowers on short racemes. Mid season flowering. An excellent container plant

 
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WISTERIA 'Caroline'

WISTERIA 'Caroline'

Densely packed mauve/violet flowers fading to white, strongly scented. Flowering occurs before the leaves appear which makes this new hybrid especially attractive.

 
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WISTERIA floribunda

WISTERIA floribunda

Japanese wisteria

Long racemes of scented lilac blue flowers

 
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WISTERIA floribunda 'Alba'

WISTERIA floribunda 'Alba'

Japanese wisteria

'(longissima alba', 'snow showers') - flowers white tinted lilac on the keel

 
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WISTERIA floribunda 'Cascade'

WISTERIA floribunda 'Cascade'

Japanese wisteria

Very floriferous variety with long well-filled racemes of flowers which are purple/mauve and white, lightly tinged with pink. Bright yellow-green foliage

 
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WISTERIA floribunda 'Domino'

WISTERIA floribunda 'Domino'

Japanese wisteria

(synonym. W. Formosa issai) - flowers at a young age with mauve-blue flowers as the leaves emerge

 
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WISTERIA floribunda 'Geisha'

WISTERIA floribunda 'Geisha'

Japanese wisteria

Unusually narrow densely packed racemes of blue flowers and large seed pods

 
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WISTERIA floribunda 'Harlequin'

WISTERIA floribunda 'Harlequin'

Japanese wisteria

All features of this plant are accentuated by the darker colouring of the leaf midribs, stems and blooms. Flowers are predominantly darkish purple contrasting with pale mauve

 
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WISTERIA floribunda 'Lawrence'

WISTERIA floribunda 'Lawrence'

Japanese wisteria

Long racemes of densely packed pale blue-mauve flowers. A vigorous grower

 
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WISTERIA floribunda 'Lipstick'

WISTERIA floribunda 'Lipstick'

Japanese wisteria

White flowers edged pink on the wings and keel

 
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WISTERIA floribunda 'Macrobotrys'

WISTERIA floribunda 'Macrobotrys'

Japanese wisteria

Bicoloured form with fragrant flowers lilac tinged purple and white

 
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WISTERIA floribunda 'Rosea'

WISTERIA floribunda 'Rosea'

Japanese wisteria

('pink ice') - pink

 
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WISTERIA floribunda 'Violacea Plena'

WISTERIA floribunda 'Violacea Plena'

Japanese wisteria

('black dragon') - a deep violet-purple double flowered wisteria

 
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WISTERIA frutescens 'Amethyst Falls'

WISTERIA frutescens 'Amethyst Falls'

American wisteria

An unusual dwarf species which is less vigorous than other wisteria varieties. Reaches only about 10-15 feet in maturity. Compact growth habit makes it ideal for containers and sunny walls. Lilac-blue flowers

 
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WISTERIA 'Lavender Lace'

WISTERIA 'Lavender Lace'

Japanese wisteria

Bicoloured, blue and white flowers

 
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WISTERIA sinensis

WISTERIA sinensis

Chinese wisteria

Sweetly scented lilac-blue flowers

 
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WISTERIA sinensis 'Alba'

WISTERIA sinensis 'Alba'

Chinese wisteria

White form of the chinese wisteria

 
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WISTERIA sinensis 'Amethyst'

WISTERIA sinensis 'Amethyst'

Chinese wisteria

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

 
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WISTERIA sinensis 'Blue Sapphire'

WISTERIA sinensis 'Blue Sapphire'

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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