Wisteria brachybotrys ‘Okayama’ Wisteria

Description: A vigorous, deciduous twining shrub with long, pendulous racemes of beautiful, fragrant, pea like, dark violet purple flowers. The new bronze foliage turns a beautiful rich green in summer.

History: Received the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit.

Wisteria Growing Tips: Grow in a fertile, moist, well-drained soil in sun or semi shade. May be trained into a large tree, on a wall, arch or pergola, or as a free-standing half standard.

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 4m x 4m

Attributes

  • Deciduous
  • Flowering month: May
  • Leaf colour: Purple
  • S Size: Small
  • Scented flowers
  • Can be hard pruned
  • Suitable for wall training
  • Award-winning

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