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Fargesia 'Jiuzhaigou 1'
Fargesia robusta 'Campbell'
Fargesia nitida 'Black Pearl'
Ginkgo biloba 'Troll'
Phyllostachys bambusoides 'Holochrysa'
Phyllostachys nigra 'Henonis'
Phyllostachys aurea 'Koi'
Nandina domestica 'Woods Dwarf'
We stock a wide range of climbers at the nursery - evergreen climbers, fragrant climbers, climbers with fantastic autumn colour or interesting fruits - we could go on. They are very versatile plants and consequently you will be able to find a climber for a particular purpose with consummate ease. Click on the buttons below for further information about the climbing plants we currently have in stock. If you require any help with selecting a climber, please feel free to contact us for some advice.
Akebia quinata, the Chocolate Vine, is a beautiful semi-evergreen climber. Attractive dark green leaves with a blue-green underside, purple tinged in winter. 'Chocolate fragrant' racemes of purple flowers which after a good summer can be followed by ...
Ampelopsis glandulosa var. maximowiczii
I first really noticed Ampelopsis glandulosa var. maximowiczii last autumn growing through an old mature Viburnum shrub when I was stopped in my tracks by the incredible show of brightly coloured shiny berries. The colours ranged from pale blue to ...
Clematis armandii, the evergreen Clematis, originates from China and is a vigorous climber. With clusters of beautifully scented white flowers, being produced in abundance from March until May, the flowers are set off against the long, dark green lea...
Clematis armandii 'Apple Blossom'
A vigorous evergreen climber with saucer-shaped, almost citrus scented, very pale, pink flowers, with cream anthers in April/May. The large ovate leaves have an attractive shiney leathery appearrance and being a relatively fast grower this is a use...
Clematis armandii 'Little White Charm'
A beautiful, spring flowering, evergreen climber from China reaching up to 6 metres. Has long, glossy dark green leaves and this variety has gorgeous small highly scented white flowers. Best planted on a warm, sunny wall....
Clematis cartmanii 'Avalanche'
Lovely evergreen climber with prolific sprays of large white flowers with yellow stamens in early spring. The leaves have an interesting, deeply cut shape and fluffy seed heads follow the flowers. Will reach 2 - 2.5m, plant in full sun slightly b...
Euonymus fortunei 'wolong ghost'
Wolong Ghost' is a spreading, mat-forming cultivar that can also be trained as a climber, given support. The evergreen foliage is narrow and dark green with prominent pale veins.Height 0.5m. Spread 1.5m. Full sun to part shade. Hardy. Planting instru...
Jasminum nudiflorum Winter Jasmine. A deciduous, hardy, slender shrub with arching stems and clusters of fragrant, bright yellow flowers produced before the leaves in winter and early spring. Height 3m. Spread 3m....
Lonicera henryi 'Copper Beauty'
Honeysuckle. A new introduction, this variety has stunning new copper growth. A twining climber with glossy dark green leaves and fragrant yellow throated purplish red flowers followed by purple-black berries. Height 10m. Flower colour Yellow, Red. F...
A creeping shrub or twining climber from New Zealand with dark green leaves and greenish white flowers in summer followed by white fruit. Fantastic jungly plant suitable for climbing or unusual ground cover . Reasonably fast growing and shade toleran...
Passiflora 'Purple Haze'
Purple Passion Flower
Passiflora 'Purple Haze' (caerulea x amethystina) Showy pale flowers with deep purple centres are produced from early summer through autumn. Good for obelisks, walls and fences or allow it to scramble over evergreen bushes for a natural look. Evergre...
Pileostegia viburnoides is an aristrocratic, hardy, evergreen climber from India and Southern China. It has luscious deep green leathery leaves, which in summer are joined by masses of tiny white flowers. Of particular note the new leaf growth throug...
Trachelospermum jasminoides, evergreen Jasmine is simply the best hardy, evergreen climber you can own. Masses of mid/dark green, glossy leaves are held upon twining stems which in mid summer are followed by loads of tiny jasmine-like flowers that sm...
crimson glory vine
I first saw Vitis coignetiae sometimes known as the Crimson Glory Grape Vine growing through mature trees during the autumn at Westernbirt arboretum back in the early '80's. The effect it had on me has remained all these years, the leaves of the Vit...
Vitis vinifera Grape Vine. A woody climber with bright green leaves, turning bronze-red in autumn. The flowers emerge from June to July, with large bunches of grapes being produced in the autumn. Ideally should be in a sunny position and will...