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Hedera colchica 'Dentata'
Colchis Ivy 'Dentata'

A striking, strong-growing ivy variety of exceptionally large leaves but moderate frost hardiness. Selected before 1870 by J. F. Ruprecht in the native site in Caucasus. The leaves are 15-20 cm long, varying from ovate to cordate, non-lobed, irregularly d..

Decoration form Flowering month Plants height Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
leaves IX, X, XIIX, X, XI 7 m 1-2 m 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow 7 - 10Zones 7 - 10
Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
1-2 m 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow 7 - 10Zones 7 - 10

Hedera colchica 'Dentata Variegata'
Colchis Ivy 'Dentata Variegata'

A striking, strong-growing variety of ivy with exceptionally large leaves, splashed with cream colour but of a moderate frost hardiness. Selected in Great Britain before 1907. The leaves are 15-20 cm long, varying from ovate to cordate, non-lobed, irregul..

Decoration form Flowering month Plants height Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
leaves, XI IX, X, XIIX, X, XI 7 m 1-2 m 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow 7 - 10Zones 7 - 10
Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
1-2 m 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow 7 - 10Zones 7 - 10

Hedera colchica 'Sulphur Heart'
Colchis Ivy 'Sulphur Heart'

A striking, very strong-growing ivy variety of exceptionally large green and yellow leaves but moderate frost hardiness. The leaves are 15-20 cm long, varying from ovate to cordate, non-lobed, irregularly dentate, evergreen, leathery, lustrous, green with..

Decoration form Flowering month Plants height Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
leaves IX, X, XIIX, X, XI 7 m 1-2 m 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow 7 - 10Zones 7 - 10
Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
1-2 m 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow 7 - 10Zones 7 - 10

Lonicera henryi 'Copper Beauty'
Henry's Honeysuckle 'Copper Beauty' PBR

An evergreen climber with attractive deep green lanceolate leather-like leaves, 10-15 cm long and 3-4,5 cm wide. Rather sparse small (2-3 cm) yellow orange flowers are borne at the tips of stems and in leaf axils in June-July. Black violet berries. Young ..

Decoration form Flowering month Plants height Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
evergreen leaves, flowers VI, VIIVI, VII 5 m 1 m 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun 6B - 9Zones 6B - 9
Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
1 m 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun 6B - 9Zones 6B - 9

A cultivar selected in the USA. A moderately vigorous, self-clinging vine with attractive large three-lobed light yellow green leaves arranged like roof tiles. In autumn leaves turn orange scarlet. It climbs by means of adhesive pads at the ends of leaf t..

Decoration form Flowering month Plants height Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
leaves 8 m 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow, sun 6B - 9Zones 6B - 9
Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow, sun 6B - 9Zones 6B - 9

Lonicera henryi
Henry's Honeysuckle

A rarely encountered evergreen climber with deep green lanceolate leaves and chocolate-purple flowers borne in clusters during June and July. Berries small, purplish-black with a light waxy bloom. Best planted in sheltered or half-shaded positions. It may..

Decoration form Flowering month Plants height Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
evergreen leaves, flowers VI, VIIVI, VII 3-4 m 1 m 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun 6B - 9Zones 6B - 9
Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
1 m 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun 6B - 9Zones 6B - 9

Lonicera japonica 'Purpurea'
Japanese Honeysuckle 'Purpurea'

A vigorous species reaching up to 4 m (1 m of annual growth) on a suitable support. Evergreen leaves turn purple in autumn and winter. Flowers small, white, changing to yellow with age. Succeeds in moderate soils and in partial shade. It may freeze during..

Decoration form Flowering month Plants height Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
leaves VII, VIII, IXVII, VIII, IX 4 m 1-2 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 6B - 9Zones 6B - 9
Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
1-2 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 6B - 9Zones 6B - 9

Actinidia arguta 'Issai'
kiwi berry, hardy kiwi (bower actinidia, tara vine) 'Issai'

An ornamental, bearing tasty fruit (Mini Kiwi) climber that will adorn any garden. A rampant growing (up to 4 m tall), dioecious, self-pollinating cultivar with a bit less decorative foliage than that of the other varieties. Blooms in June. In order to be..

Decoration form Flowering month Plants height Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
edible fruits V, VIV, VI 3-4 m 1-2 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 6B - 8Zones 6B - 8
Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
1-2 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 6B - 8Zones 6B - 8

Schisandra rubriflora F
Chinese Magnolia Vine, famale

A unique female form recommended for connaisseurs looking for original, outstanding plants. Looks pretty against a house wall. When blooming, it is best admired at a close distance. WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE: Flowers decorative, small, ca. 2.5 cm across, dark r..

Decoration form Flowering month Plants height Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
flowers, fruits IV, VIV, V 3-4 m 1 m 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow, sun 6B - 8Zones 6B - 8
Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
1 m 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow, sun 6B - 8Zones 6B - 8

Schisandra rubriflora
Chinese Magnolia Vine

The most ornamental of all Magnolia Vines with deep red, small (about 2,5 cm in diameter) but quite conspicuous flowers in April-May, borne single on long stalks in leaf axils. Flowers are most often bisexual. Pea-sized, deep red berries gathered in noddi..

Decoration form Flowering month Plants height Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
flowers IV, VIV, V 3-4 m 1 m 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow, sun 6B - 8Zones 6B - 8
Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
1 m 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow, sun 6B - 8Zones 6B - 8

Hedera hibernica
Irish ivy

A vigorous and spreading climber. Large evergreen leathery leaves, deep green in color, usually composed of 5 leaflets. Well capable of scaling a wall, it adheres itself to the surface of the support by aerial roots. Grows up to 20 m, with about a meter o..

Decoration form Flowering month Plants height Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
leaves, XI IX, X, XIIX, X, XI 20-30 m 0.5-1 m 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow 6A - 10Zones 6A - 10
Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
0.5-1 m 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow 6A - 10Zones 6A - 10

Ampelopsis glandulosa 'Elegans'
Porcelain Ampelopsis 'Elegans'

An attractive vine growing up to 2-3 m tall, with coarsely toothed leaves, densely mottled white and tinged pink. New shoots are reddish. In autumn it bears decorative fruits: round, blue-violet and covered with a delicate grey waxy bloom. Requires shelte..

Decoration form Flowering month Plants height Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
leaves, fruits VI, VIIVI, VII 2-3 m 0.5-1 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 6A - 9Zones 6A - 9
Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
0.5-1 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 6A - 9Zones 6A - 9

Campsis radicans 'Flamenco'
Trumpet Creeper 'Flamenco'

A robust climber with attractive trumpet-shaped, brilliant red flowers in July-September. It normally climbs by aerial roots, but needs a little support until established. Flowers best in full sun, in sheltered and warm locations and may freeze during sev..

Decoration form Flowering month Plants height Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
flowers VII, VIII, IXVII, VIII, IX 6-10 m 1-4 m sun, 3/4 sun 6A - 9Zones 6A - 9
Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
1-4 m sun, 3/4 sun 6A - 9Zones 6A - 9

Campsis radicans 'Flava'
Trumpet Creeper 'Flava'

A robust climber with attractive trumpet-shaped, brilliant yellow flowers in July-September. It normally climbs by aerial roots, but needs a little support until established. Flowers best in full sun, in sheltered and warm locations and may freeze during ..

Decoration form Flowering month Plants height Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
flowers VII, VIII, IXVII, VIII, IX 5-8 m 1-3 m sun, 3/4 sun 6A - 9Zones 6A - 9
Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
1-3 m sun, 3/4 sun 6A - 9Zones 6A - 9

Lonicera similis var. delavayi
Delavay honeysuckle

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Decoration form Flowering month Plants height Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
fragrant flowers VI, VII, VIII, IX, XVI, VII, VIII, IX, X 4-6 m 1-2 m sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow 6A - 9Zones 6A - 9
Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
1-2 m sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow 6A - 9Zones 6A - 9

Campsis radicans 'Ursynów'
Trumpet Creeper 'Ursynów'

A polish variety selected in the district of Warsaw of the same name. A robust climber with attractive trumpet-shaped, brilliant orange flowers in July-September. Starts blooming in its second to third year after planting. It normally climbs by aerial roo..

Decoration form Flowering month Plants height Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
flowers VII, VIII, IXVII, VIII, IX 6-10 m 1-3 m sun, 3/4 sun 6A - 9Zones 6A - 9
Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
1-3 m sun, 3/4 sun 6A - 9Zones 6A - 9

Lonicera acuminata
Japanese honeysuckle

An interesting though rarely encountered evergreen climber with velvety-hairy leaves. Flowers small, yellowish, from June to October, mainly on new growth, followed by purplish-black berries with a light waxy bloom. A vigorous species forming a dense tang..

Decoration form Flowering month Plants height Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
evergreen leaves, flowers VI, VII, VIII, IX, XVI, VII, VIII, IX, X 4 m 1-2 m 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun 6A - 9Zones 6A - 9
Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
1-2 m 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun 6A - 9Zones 6A - 9

Lonicera japonica 'Aureoreticulata'
Japanese Honeysuckle 'Aureoreticulata'

A vigorous, semi-evergreen species reaching 3 m (1 m of annual growth) on a suitable support. Interesting, green with yellow veins leaves. Flowers small, white, changing to yellow with age from June to August. Berries small, purplish-black with a light wa..

Decoration form Flowering month Plants height Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
leaves VI, VIIVI, VII 3 m 1 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 6A - 9Zones 6A - 9
Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
1 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 6A - 9Zones 6A - 9

Lonicera xheckrottii 'American Beauty'
Goldflame Honeysuckle 'American Beauty'

A long and profusely flowering variety, reaching 3-4 m (1-2 m of annual growth) on a suitable support. Tubular, brilliant orange, splashed with yellow at the centre flowers, abundantly borne in whorls at the ends of shoots from June to September, followed..

Decoration form Flowering month Plants height Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
garish orange flowers VI, VII, VIII, IXVI, VII, VIII, IX 3-4 m 1-2 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 6A - 9Zones 6A - 9
Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
1-2 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 6A - 9Zones 6A - 9

Lonicera japonica 'Halliana'
Japanese Honeysuckle 'Halliana'

A rampant species reaching up to 4-6 m (1-2 m of annual growth) on a suitable support. Flowers white, changing to yellow, very fragrant, produced continuously on the young growths from June to October. Exceptionally floriferous. Semi-evergreen leaves on v..

Decoration form Flowering month Plants height Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
fragrant flowers VI, VII, VIII, IX, XVI, VII, VIII, IX, X 4-6 m 1-2 m 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow, sun 6A - 9Zones 6A - 9
Annual growth Aspect Frost hardiness
1-2 m 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow, sun 6A - 9Zones 6A - 9