• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Vining, self-clinging stems reach 30 to 40 ft. long.
    Key Feature:
    Elegant Flowering Vine
    Blooms:
    Early Summer
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:hy-DRAIN-juh in-teg-ree-FOH-lee-uh
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Growth rate:Slow
    Average landscape size:Vining, self-clinging stems reach 30 to 40 ft. long.
    Special features:Easy Care, Fast Growing, Gift Plant
    Blooms:Early Summer
    Flower color:White
    Garden styleRustic
    Companion PlantsBoxwood (Buxus); Bleeding Heart (Dicentra); Hosta (Hosta); Lily of the Valley (Pieris); Lenten Rose (Helleborus)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Provide humus-rich, well-drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Best in cool, moist settings; apply a layer of mulch to conserve moisture, avoiding the trunk. Provide sturdy support for aerial roots to cling and climb, or allow to sprawl.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Shade
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
  • History & Lore
    History:
    This evergreen climbing hydrangea is native to Taiwan and southwest China.

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Taiping Shan Evergreen Climbing Hydrangea (3:10)
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