These evergreen climbers clothe walls, fences, pergolas and free-standing supports to bring a whole new dimension to the garden
Bluebell Creeper. An evergreen twining climber with pretty bell-shaped blue flowers followed by blue berries. (AGM)
Cross Vine. Evergreen tendril climber.In summer funnel shaped reddish orange flowers appear in clusters in the leaf axils. Pea pod shaped fruits are produced in the autumn. Frost hardy in cool areas may lose its leaves in winter. Needs sun and fertile soil to flower well.
Evergreen twining climber with pretty bell-shaped pale pink flowers.
'Waterwheel' is a vigorous yet slow-growing, self-clinging, borderline hardy, evergreen climber bearing lance-shaped, glossy, dark blue-green leaves with silvery veins, often turning deep red or purple in winter, and clusters of strongly fragrant, creamy-white flowers in summer.
Evergreen, woody stemmed climber with lovely variagated leaves. Produces beautiful pink deep throated flowers from late winter to summer. 2-3ltr pot
Climber with wavy, lance-shaped leaves, felted beneath. Bell-shaped, fragrant, white or pale pink flowers. Flowers for most of the summer semi-evergreen. Min temp -5C. Sheltered Site.
Lobster Claw. An evergreen shrub with climbing stems and dark green leaves. bears lobster claw-like red flowers in pendent racemes. Flowers from March to June.
The 'potato vine', synonym of Solanum laxum 'Album' from Brazil. A delightful semi-evergreen for a sheltered sunny wall in moist well drained soil. It blooms from summer through to autumn with starry white flowers which are lightly scented & have pretty yellow stamens. It is fairly hardy & survives -8c, so give a bit of a mulch of composted leaves...
The 'potato vine' also known as Solanum laxum, from S.America. A delightful semi-evergreen for a sheltered sunny wall in moist well drained soil. It blooms from summer through to autumn with starry light blue flowers which are lightly scented & have pretty yellow stamens. It is fairly hardy & survives -8c, so give a bit of a mulch of composted...
Evergreen, woody-stemmed, twining climber, with leaves of 5-9 leaflets. Has clusters of funnel-shaped, pink flowers which are spotted purple in the throat from late winter to summer. Best grown against a warm wall. 1-2ltr pot.
A twining evergreen climber with glossy dark green leaves that turn bronze-red in winter. Pure white fragrant flowres are produced from mid-late summer. Frost hardy.
An evergreen climber with decorative variegate foliage. In summer pretty white scented flowers are displayed.