White Flowered Chocolate Vine

Akebia quinata 'Shirobana'

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0256
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Vigorously spreading and twining vine displays attractive, green foliage. Dangling stalks of strongly fragrant white flowers are followed by edible purple fruit. Semi-evergreen in warmer areas. Full to partial sun. Fast-growing branches to 15 to 20 feet long. Cutting grown.
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Botanical Pronunciationa-KEE-bee-a kwi-NAH-ta
Average Size at MaturityTwining stems reach 15 to 20 ft. long, with support.
Bloom TimeSpring
Deciduous/ EvergreenSemi-evergreen
Flower AttributeFragrant, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Cottage, Tropical
Growth HabitClimbing
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseContainer, Espalier, Privacy Screen, Specimen, Urban Garden, Ground Cover
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Soil NeedsFruit Tree & Vine
Special FeatureEasy Care, Edible, Showy Fruit, Fast Growing
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly to maintain wet or evenly moist soil - weekly or more.
Key FeatureFragrant Flowering Vine

Grows easily in most soil types; thrives in moist, well-drained, sandy loam. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish an extensive root system; once established, water as needed to maintain evenly moist soil. Apply fertilizer monthly to lean soils. Provide support such as a trellis or arbor. Prune annually to control size.

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