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Wisteria Burford
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Wisteria 'Burford'

Description: A deciduous climber producing outstanding drooping racemes of heavily scented, violet and soft purple-blue, pea-like flowers up to 1m in length in May-June. The early spring foliage emerges bronze, quickly colouring to green throughout summer, before autumn transforms it to buttery gold.

History: Originally propagated from the unrivalled Wisteria at Burford House, Tenbury Wells. 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 8m

General attributes

Award-winning Award-winning
Text Green Foliage
Text Bushy

Ornamental attributes

Medium tree size after 10 years Medium tree size after 10 years
Flowering month - May Flowering month - May
Scented flowers Scented flowers
Suitable for wall training Suitable for wall training
Hard prune Hard prune
Suitable for patio Suitable for patio