Wisteria floribunda ‘Alba’

Botanical Name: Wisteria floribunda ‘Alba’

Phonetic: wis-TEER-ee-uh flor-ih-BUN-duh

Common Name(s): Japanese Wisteria

Family: Fabaceae
Origin: China, Japan, eastern United States
Plant Type: Vine
Persistence: Deciduous

Leaf Type: Oddly pinnate
Number of Leaflets: 11-19
Leaf Color: Medium green
Fall Color: –
Texture: Soft
Density: Medium
Bloom Season: Mid spring
Flower Color(s): White

Exposure: Sun to part shade
USDA: 4-9
Climate Zone(s): 2-24
Growth Rate: Vigorous               
Height: 25-30 Feet
Spread: 20-30
Hydrozone: Medium
Pest/Diseases: No serious problems
Soil: Average, well-draining soil

Features: Striking flower display in spring, needs regular pruning
Uses: Trellises, fences, arbors, walls, patio trees, shade

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