Tag Archive: Wisteria

Evergreen Wisteria – An Excellent Alternative for Chinese Wisteria

Are you looking for a way to jazz up a fence, trellis, or arbor? Are you looking for year-round color in your garden? Are you looking for wonderful, fragrant blooms in the summer? Then evergreen wisteria (Millettia reticulata) may be the right plant for your place! Evergreen wisteria growing on a fence. Photo: University of …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/03/22/evergreen-wisteria-an-excellent-alternative-for-chinese-wisteria/

Just Say No to Chinese Wisteria

Maybe you have been seeing the Chinese wisteria, Wisteria chinensis, sporting its lavender blooms along the roadways this time of year. This vine may add a pleasant splash of color to the green leafy backdrop, but this is an invasive vine that has escaped our yards and gardens and is spreading on its own in …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/04/06/just-say-no-to-chinese-wisteria/

Wild Wisteria

Making cut before herbicide application Photo Credits: Larry Williams & Sheila Dunning, Okaloosa County Extension Agents Question: We planted Wisteria for its beautiful spring flowers and it grew and grew and took over everything. Now we’re trying to get rid of it. New plants are sprouting everywhere – up to ten feet away from the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/07/08/wild-wisteria/