A picture of a Virginia creeper

Virginia creeper

Parthenocissus thompsonii

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

10m

Max

8m

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Virginia creeper Overview

A woody climber with palmate, oval toothed leaves red when young turning purple green then red in autumn. This may also be known as Vitis thompsonii.

How to propagate Virginia creeper

Cuttings

You can propagate from cuttings in late winter or early spring.

Other uses of Virginia creeper

Grown for their leaves, which often turn beautiful colours in autumn, and for the fruit.