Parthenocissus tricuspidata 'Veitchii'Item #0250 USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 10
A popular clinging vine with lush foliage and purplish new growth. Large, lobed leaves mature to green before turning a brilliant dark red-purple in fall. A vigorous climber that easily adheres to surfaces, valued as quick cover of fences, and brick or stone walls. A useful groundcover for blanketing unsightly areas. Deciduous.
- OverviewLight Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.Average Landscape Size:Fast growing vine; climbs 30 to 45 ft.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:par-the-no-SIS-us tri-kus-pi-DAY-taPlant type:Vine - Self-clingingDeciduous/evergreen:DeciduousGrowth habit:SpreadingGrowth rate:FastAverage landscape size:Fast growing vine; climbs 30 to 45 ft.Foliage color:GreenBlooms:Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.Companion PlantsNinebark (Physocarpus); Euonymus (Euonymus); Juniper (Juniperus); Potentilla (Potentilla); Mock Orange (Philadelphus)
- CareCare InformationGrows 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.Pruning time: winter.Light Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.