Pronunciation: wis-TEE-ri-a sy-NEN-sis
|Description||A delightful woody vine valued for its drooping clusters of fragrant, violet-blue, pea-like flowers that bloom in spring. The flowers are followed by green compound foliage on the twining stems. Perfect for covering patios, arbors, or fences. Works well trained into a small tree as the thick, woody, trunk-like stems develop. Deciduous.|
|Light||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Watering||Water when top 2 inches of soil is dry.|
|Mature Size||Twining woody stems quickly reach 25 ft. long.|
|Special Features||Waterwise, Fast Growing|
|Flower Attributes||Fragrant, Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Espalier, Privacy Screen|
|Companion Plants||Rose (Rosa); Phlox (Phlox); Daylily (Hemerocallis); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum); Salvia (Salvia)|
|Care||Thrives in enriched, slightly acidic, well-drained soil, with sturdy support. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to develop root system; once established tolerates prefers regular water but tolerates drought. May be slow to establish, but once established can be quite vigorous. Prune in late winter to shape and control size.|
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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.