Wisteria floribunda Shiro-noda ‘Snow Shower’ Wisteria

Wisteria

Syn: Wisteria floribunda Longissima Alba

Description: A large, twining, vigorous climber with mid to bright green pinnate leaves, and very long racemes of fragrant, pea-like, purple-flushed, white flowers blooming as the new leaves emerge. A very dramatic Wisteria that contrasts well with other coloured forms.

History: Native to Japan. 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): 6m x 4m

Attributes

  • Leaf colour: Green
  • Flowering month: May
  • M Size: Medium
  • Suitable for wall training
  • Scented flowers
  • Can be hard pruned

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