• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Fast growing; twining stems quickly climb 20 to 25 ft., with support.
    Key Feature:
    Fragrant Spring Flowers
    Blooms:
    Spring
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:wis-TEE-ri-a flor-i-BUN-da
    Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
    Sunset climate zones:2 - 24, 26, 28 - 41
    Growth rate:Fast
    Average landscape size:Fast growing; twining stems quickly climb 20 to 25 ft., with support.
    Special features:Easy Care, Fast Growing, Waterwise
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Spring
    Flower color:Purple
    Flower attributesFragrant, Showy Flowers
    Garden styleAsian/Zen, Cottage, Rustic
    Design IdeasFill your late spring with the fragrant, pendulous flower clusters of this Wisteria. Train it on a sturdy arbor or let it cover a pergola or patio, where the flowers can hang through the structure like huge clusters of grapes.
    Companion PlantsRose (Rosa); Daylily (Hemerocallis); Phlox (Phlox); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum); Salvia (Salvia)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Provide enriched, humusy, slightly acidic, well-drained soil. Provide sturdy support such as a trellis or arbor. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Apply fertilizer in early spring. 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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