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PURPLE CLIMBER Cobaea scandens 12 ft. 4 m sun n/a
Bell-shaped flowers with green sepals; great for hanging baskets
tip: Plant hanging baskets early and keep them in a greenhouse or frost-free conservatory or porch.
annuals
Name Botanical Name Comments
GREATER PERIWINKLE Vinca major
part shade to shade
Variegated trailing foliage
HYACHINTH BEAN Dolichos lablab sun
Flowers form purple edible pods; twining climber
KENILWORTH IVY Cymbalaria muralis part shade to shade
Height/Spread Sun or Shade,
2 ft. 60 cm n/a
6 ft. 1.8 m Mar. 1-15
2 ft. 60 cm
Flower Colour In/Out Seed Date
blue
lilac
pink
silver foliage
red
yellow
white
blue
orange
purple
violet
Feb. 15-20
Tiny blooms, small foliage, tiny orchid-like flowers; available as seedling only
LICORICE VINE Helichrysum petiolatum 3ft. 1m sun n/a
Attractive lemon, silver/white, silver green, and grey foliage
LOTUS VINE Lotus berthelotii sun
Climbing vine with red, orange and yellow flowers
LOTUS VINE Lotus maculata sun
24-30 in. 60-75 cm n/a
24-30 in. 60-75 cm
n/a Trailing, silvery grey foliage, long, thin flowers, good for containers
MOON VINE Ipomoea alba 10 ft. 3 m sun Mar. 15-30
Large fragrant flowers that open at night; available as seedling only
MORNING GLORY Ipomoea purpurea sun
Large trumpet-shaped flowers; great for screening
ORANGE TRUMPET Pyrostegia venusta sun
Creeper. Flowers from May or August
PURPLE BELLS Rhodochiton atrosanguineus sun or part shade
10 ft. 3 m Mar. 15-30
10/20 ft. 305/610 cm n/a
3-5 ft. 1-1.5 m.
Mar. 20-31 Good for hangers, planters; tubular flowers; available as seedling only


































































































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