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Wistaria floribunda Japanese wisteria
Japan; 5 - 8m
Planting position: Full sun.If in W. Cape, provide wind protection.
Requires regular watering during flowering period especially.Well-draining soil.Winter applications of complete fertiliser.Light shape pruning after flowering.
Propagate from grafting.
This deciduous climber has dense foliage and twining branches. Before falling,the leaves turn yellow in the colder regions.
‘Alba’ with white spring flowers.
‘Rosea’ has lilac spring flowers.