Scientific Name: Wisteria floribunda Form: Climbing
Common Name:Japanese wisteriaTexture:Coarse
Family Name:FabaceaeHabit: Irregular
Plant Type: Vine or climber Mature Size (ht. X w.):22 - 30m x 5 - 7m
Origin: S.E. Asia / Japan / China Hardiness Zone:Zone 5: (-29 to -23 C)
Leaves: Compound, Alternate, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Odd-pinnate, Lanceolate, Ovate, Entire, Undulate (wavy)
Flowers: Raceme, Violet, May
Fruit: Legume, Brown, Green, Oct- Sep, (Persistent)
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Arbors or trellis, Fragrance
Key ID Features:Leaves alternate, leaflets lanceolate; inflorescence raceme of blue-violet or pink-white pea-like florets; long pods. Winter ID: liana, twines clockwise; buds acute with 2 glands at base; leaf node has spine-like projection.