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Wisteria floribunda ‘Alba’

Japanese wisteria

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Features

  • BloomsJune to July
  • Height5m to 9m
  • Spread6m
  • Growth HabitClimbing
  • Flower ColourWhite
  • Leaf ColourGreen shades
  • AwardsRHS Garden Merit

Description

Wisteria floribunda ‘Alba’ (Japanese wisteria). This is a deciduous, woody-stemmed, twining climber bearing green leaves divided into oval leaflets. Drooping racemes of fragrant, pea-like, white flowers appear in early summer.

Characteristics

Deciduous, Fragrant

Origin

E. Asia - Japan

Interest and use

Wall or trellis, container. Spring/Summer interest.

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Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessHardy (min -10°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile
  • Soil pH7.0
  • WaterMoist

Cultivation

They will prefer a sunny position with humus-rich, well-drained soil. You should prune after the flowering.

Propagation

Prune after flowering. Sow seed in autumn or spring

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