• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Fast grower, stems to 25 ft. long.
    Key Feature:
    Fragrant Flowers
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:wis-TEE-ri-a flor-i-BUN-da
    Sunset climate zones:2 - 24, 26, 28 - 39
    Growth rate:Fast
    Average landscape size:Fast grower, stems to 25 ft. long.
    Foliage color:Green
    Flower color:White
    Flower attributesFragrant, Showy Flowers
    Garden styleAsian/Zen, Cottage
    Design IdeasTrain this fragrant climber up and over a pergola, allowing its long clusters of white flowers to drip down. Be sure to provide good support for this aggressive grower. Summer pruning of new long shoots keep the vine from excessive growth.
    Companion PlantsRose (Rosa); Daylily (Hemerocallis); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum); Phlox (Phlox); Salvia (Salvia)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Once established, water deeply and less frequently. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer. Provide support such as a trellis or arbor. Prune annually to control size.Pruning time: winter.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.


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