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Wisteria brachybotrys 'Showa-beni'

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(Silky Wisteria) Wisteria brachybotrys 'Showa-beni' is an elegant large climber with racemes of conspicuous, fragrant, lilac-pink flowers in late spring or early summer.

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Wisteria brachybotrys 'Showa-beni' is an elegant large climber with racemes of conspicuous, fragrant, lilac-pink flowers in late spring or early summer. The emerald green summer leaves have golden-yellow tints as they falling autumn.

Best display of flowers once established if grown in a sunny position against a wall or fence. 


  • Position: Full sun.
  • Soil: Moist or well drained, fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Flowering Period: May - June.
  • Flower Colour: Dark, violet blue.
  • Rate of Growth: Vigorous.
  • Habit: Wisteria brachybotrys 'Okayama' grows to be a large climbing plant which requires support as it will not self-cling.
    • Height: 8 m (26 ft)
    • Spread: 8 m (26 ft)
  • Notes: Prolific flowering can be encouraged by pruning the branches of Wisteria brachybotrys 'Okayama' back to create stumpy spurs in August and February.

Data sheet

How Much Sun
Full Sun
Mature Size
Climber - Large (over 20 ft)
Growing Conditions
Soil Type: Chalky / Alkaline, Soil Type: Damp / Wet, Soil Type: Dry / Sandy, Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy), Special: Coastal Areas
Special Features
Autumn Colour, Flowering Season - Spring (March - May), Flowering Season - Summer (June - August), Scented

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