Texas Purple Japanese Wisteria
Wisteria floribunda 'Texas Purple'
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
|Botanical Pronunciation||wis-TEE-ri-a flor-ih-BUN-duh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing; twining stems quickly climb 20 to 25 ft., with support.|
|Design Ideas||Fill your late spring with the fragrant, pendulous flower clusters of this Wisteria. Train it on a sturdy arbor or let it cover a pergola or patio, where the flowers can hang through the structure like huge clusters of grapes.|
|Flower Attribute||Fragrant, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Espalier, Privacy Screen, Specimen, Woodland Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Fruit Tree & Vine|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Fast Growing|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Companion Plants||Rose (Rosa); Daylily (Hemerocallis); Phlox (Phlox); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum); Salvia (Salvia)|
Provide enriched, humusy, slightly acidic, well-drained soil. Provide sturdy support such as a trellis or arbor. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Apply fertilizer in early spring. Prune annually to control size.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9