Green Showers Boston Ivy

Parthenocissus tricuspidata 'Green Showers'

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00258
A self-clinging, vigorous, deciduous vine with extra large green leaves that turn a rich burgundy color in fall. This outstanding feature makes quite a show when combined with the icy blue berries. Perfect to train on walls. Highly adaptable with good tolerance for a wide range of soils and urban conditions.
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Once established water deeply occasionally.

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Botanical Pronunciationpar-the-no-SIS-us tri-kus-pi-DAY-ta
Average Size at MaturityFast growing vine; clinging stems spread 30 to 50 ft. along surfaces.
Bloom TimeInconspicuous; prized for foliage.
Design IdeasWonderful climber for walls, arbors or large trellises. The large, colored foliage is bold enough to stand alone, but place evergreen shrubs or conifers in the foreground for winter interest.
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower ColorGreen
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleContemporary, Cottage, Mediterranean, Rustic
Growth HabitClimbing
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseErosion Control, Green Wall, Woodland Garden, Wildlife Garden, Urban Garden, Ground Cover
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsFruit Tree & Vine
Special FeatureEasy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Fall Color, Ornamental Berries, Tolerates Poor Soils, Fast Growing, Bird Friendly, Tolerates Urban Pollution
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsOnce established water deeply occasionally.
Companion PlantsNinebark (Physocarpus); Euonymus (Euonymus); Juniper (Juniperus); Potentilla (Potentilla); Mock Orange (Philadelphus)

Grows easily in average, well-drained soils. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer. Provide support such as a trellis or arbor. Prune annually to control size.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9

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