As well as providing a background for plants in the borders, these climbers bring us fragrance too.
A very vigorous Honeysuckle. Semi-evergreen with gorgeous tubular orange and scarlet flowers in summer and autumn.
Deciduous, woody-stemed, twining climber. With Mid-green leaves, bronze-tinted when young, have 3 oval leaflets, drooping racemes of 3-petalled, purple flowers appear in spring, followed by sausage-shaped, purplish fruits. Hardy
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.
This a lovely evergreen twining climber. It has grey green velvety leaves with white edging. The flowers are in dangling clusters of small white stars with pink centres. These bloom in early-mid summer. Needs a sheltered warm sunny wall or conservatory. Best in well drained soil. Related to the Hoya.
This is truly magnificent! The flower racemes, in early summer, have more than 150 flowers on each one! These are lavender blue and sweetly scented. This upright branching form is best grown in moist well drained soil in full sun/part shade.
Japanese Wisteria. Beautiful, deciduous climber with lush green foliage and long, trailing racemes of scented white flowers in early summer. A popular plant for training along wires or up trellis against a sunny house wall or fence
Japanese Wisteria. A twining climber with pendent clusters of fragrant, Double lilac-purple flowers in early summer. Height 9m. Flower colour Lilac, Purple. Flowers from June to July. Deciduous.
Japanese Wisteria. A twining climber with pendent clusters of fragrant, lilac-blue pea-like flowers in early summer. Racemes can reach up to a metre in length. Flowers from June to July.
This is a deservedly popular deciduous climber. It is so long lived and this grafted plant should flower in it's first year or two of planting. The flowers are abundant in long racemes and are violet-blue and pendulous. Happy in full sun/part shade in most soils. Won't upset house foundations. Easy! 3ltr deep pot 120cm
Japanese Wisteria. A twining climber with pendent clusters of fragrant, pink pea-like flowers in early summer. Height 9m. Flower colour Pink. Flowers from June to July. Deciduous.
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.
The slender, twining stems of this vigorous hardy climber have fragrant white, pink tinged flowers during summer and autumn. Deciduous.