Wisteria sinensis
Good for pollinators

Common Name : Chinese wisteriaType : ClimberHabit : ClimbingFoliage : DeciduousHeight : 8-12 metresSpread : > 8 metresFlower colour : Blue-violetFlowering from : Mayto JuneFoliage colour : Green& GoldHardiness : H5
Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters -15° to -10°
Sunlight : Full Sun / Part ShadeMoisture : Moist but well-drainedSoil : Acid / Neutral / AlkalineSeason of interest : Spring - Summer - AutumnTo be Sheltered Fragrant

W. sinensis is a large deciduous climber with twining stems, dark green, pinnate leaves and drooping racemes to 30cm in length, of fragrant, mauve or lilac-coloured flowers opening before the leaves.


 

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