10 years to reach maturity
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American Wisteria Overview
Wisteria frutescens is a deciduous climbing shrub species from the Fabaceae family. It requires sturdy support and regular pruning to thrive. The fragrant purple-blue and white flowers make it a favourite for pergolas, it can cover a frame and provide dappled shade. A perfect companion to many outdoor areas.
How to propagate American Wisteria
Layering in late summer.
Special features of American Wisteria
Attracts useful insects
Other uses of American Wisteria
Grown for their spectacular flowers and suitable for walls, pergolas and for growing against buildings and through trees. Attracts butterflies.