Scientific Name: Wisteria sinensis Form: Climbing
Common Name:Chinese wisteriaTexture:Medium - coarse
Family Name:FabaceaeHabit: Irregular
Plant Type: Vine or climber Mature Size (ht. X w.):7 - 10m x > 25m
Origin: S.E. Asia / Japan / China Hardiness Zone:Zone 5: (-29 to -23 C)
Leaves: Compound, Alternate, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Odd-pinnate, Elliptic, Ovate, Entire
Flowers: Raceme, White, Blue, May- Apr
Fruit: Legume, Green, Brown, Sep- Oct
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Fragrance, Arbors or trellis
Key ID Features:Large woody deciduous vine with lilac blue to white flowers, smaller than W. foribunda flowers; leaves alternate, leaflets (7-)11(-13) elliptic to ovoid. Winter ID: stems twine counter clockwise; fruit pods brown.