Vine

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HEDERA helix 'Glacier', English or Common Ivy HEDERA helix 'Glacier'
English or Common Ivy

Vine: Evergreen. Tolerant of drought, deer, fire and clay. Bushy, self-branching evergreen ivy for on walls, as a ground cover, edger, on fences or trees. Also good in containers or as a topiary. Good cut foliage. Small to medium, flat 3-5 lobed green & white variegated leaves. Exposure: part shade/shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z5-10.

HEDERA helix 'Needlepoint', Miniature Bird Foot Ivy, English or Common Ivy HEDERA helix 'Needlepoint'
Miniature Bird Foot Ivy, English or Common Ivy

Vine: Evergreen. Tolerant of drought, deer, fire and clay. Bushy, self-branching evergreen ivy for on walls, as a ground cover, edger, on fences or trees. Also good in containers or as a topiary. Good cut foliage. Classified as a miniature, bird foot ivy. Small, flat 3-lobed mid-green leaves. Exposure: part shade/shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z5-10.

HEDERA helix 'Yellow Ripple', English or Common Ivy HEDERA helix 'Yellow Ripple'
English or Common Ivy

Vine: Evergreen. Tolerant of drought, deer, fire and clay. Bushy, self-branching evergreen ivy for on walls, as a ground cover, edger, on fences or trees. Also good in containers or as a topiary. Good cut foliage. Classified as a bird foot ivy. Leaves are medium to large, flat 3-lobed creamy yellow w/gray green centers. Exposure: part shade/shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z5-10.

IPOMOEA batatas 'Blackie', Sweet Potato Vine IPOMOEA batatas 'Blackie'
Sweet Potato Vine

Tuberous perennial: Does produce edible tubers but mainly grown for ornamental uses. Has near black foliage & stems w/ trumpet shaped lavender to purple blooms in summer. Attracts hummers. Pot, window box & hanging basket plant. Climbing & vining growth: 6-10" x 18-24". Exposure: sun. Water: mod/dry. Deer & drought tolerant. USDA Z9-12.

IPOMOEA batatas 'Margarita', Sweet Potato Vine IPOMOEA batatas 'Margarita'
Sweet Potato Vine

Tuberous perennial: Does produce edible tubers but mainly grown for ornamental uses. Has heart-shaped chartreuse foliage with trumpet shaped lavender to purple blooms in summer. Attracts hummingbirds. Pot, window box & hanging basket plant. Vigorous & vining: 6-10" x 18-24". Sun. Water: mod/dry. Deer & drough tolerant. USDA Z9-12.

Photo unavailable LONICERA 'Mandarin'
Mandarin Honeysuckle

Vigorous, deciduous vine: Great for trellis', fences & trees. Attracts butterflies & hummers. Dark coppery-brown foliage turns green at maturity. Insect, deer, clay & disease tolerant. Color: dark reddish-orange outside/yellow-orange inside. Size: 19' x 3-4'. Sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA z4. (L. tragophylla x L. brownii 'Dropmore Scarlet') PP#11083

Photo unavailable LONICERA japonica 'Halliana'
Japanese Honeysuckle, Hall's Honeysuckle

Deciduous vine: Deer & drought resistant. Clay tolerant. A vigorous & free flowering woody-stemmed plant with clusters of tubular, extremely fragrant white flowers that mature to yellow. Named in honor of George Rogers Hall, an American medical doctor living in Japan. Attracts butterflies & hummingbirds. Can be invasive. Blooms: early summer-fall. Ht: 15-30'. Spread: 3-6'. Exp.: full sun/part shade. Water: mod.-dry. USDA Z4.

Photo unavailable LONICERA japonica 'Purpurea'
Japanese Honeysuckle, Purple-Leaf Honeysuckle

Deciduous vine: Deer & drought resistant. Clay tolerant. A vigorous & free flowering woody-stemmed plant with clusters of tubular, extremely fragrant purple-red and white bi-colored flowers that age to a creamy yellow. This vine produces coral-red fruit and its foliage turns deep purple bronze in winter. Attracts butterflies & hummingbirds. Can be invasive. Blooms: early summer-fall. Ht: 10-30'. Exp.: full sun/part shade. Water: mod.-dry. USDA Z6.

Photo unavailable MANDEVILLA laxa
Chilean Jasmine

Climber: Deciduous vine with bronze tinged leaves and clusters of large 3" trumpet-shaped fragrant flowers. Heavy bloomer with gardenia-like perfume. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: white. Height: 10-20'. Width: 15'. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z9. (syn. M. suaveolens)

MANDEVILLA Tropical Breeze 'Velvet Red', MANDEVILLA Tropical Breeze 'Velvet Red'

Climber: A vigorous tropical that produces abundant clusters of very dark, velvet red flowers. Dark glossy green leaves with excellent disease resistance. Vigorously covers trellis in pots or in the sunny garden. Better heat and cold tolerance than other mandevillas and is fast growing. Bloom time: summer-fall. Height: 15-20 feet. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate. USDA Z10.

Photo unavailable MANETTIA luteorubra (syn. M. bicolor, M. inflata)
Brazilian Firecracker, Firecracker Vine

Climbing Perennial Herb or Shrub: South American native. Good on trellis', small trees & in hanging pots & containers. Can also grow indoors in bright light. Bloom time: spring-summer. Tubular 1-2" red flowers have gold tips & resemble lit firecrackers. Vining growth habit, 6-12'. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moist. USDA Z10-11. (aka Candy Corn Vine).

Photo unavailable MUEHLENBECKIA axillaris
Small Leaf Creeping Wire Vine

Vine: Native to Australia & New Zealand. A vigorous, evergreen shrub or twining climber that forms a dense mass of wiry reddish brown stems & tiny glossy green lvs. Fall & winter color is an attractive bronze green. Great for large areas & stabilizing slopes. Tolerates fairly high foot traffic & dry conditions, once established. Adaptable as houseplant. Blm color: white. Size: 4-6" x 18-24". Exp: sun/pt shade. Water: mod. USDA Z6.

Photo unavailable MUEHLENBECKIA complexa 'Big Leaf'
Creeping Wire Vine

Vine: A vigorous, evergreen shrub or twining climber that forms a dense mass of wiry stems & glossy green lvs, much larger than other varieties. It will climb up & over posts & trellis with little support, or scramble along the ground making an excellent weed suppressing ground cover. Adaptable as houseplant. Nice foliage interest. Bloom color: white. Height: 4-6". Climbing/trailing up to 10'+. Exp: sun/pt shade. Water: moderate. Z8.

PASSIFLORA sanguinolenta, Passion Vine or Passion Flower PASSIFLORA sanguinolenta
Passion Vine or Passion Flower

Perennial: Native to Ecuador. A vigorous and showy vine that is great for for a smaller garden, container or trellis. Blooms spring through fall (ever bloom in mild climates). Attracts hummingbirds & butterflies. Bloom color: 1.5" flowers of coral-pink. Height: vining to 6-10'. Sun/light shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z9. Evergreen in mild climates. Hardy to mid-20's.

PODRANEA brycei, Queen of Sheba Vine, St. John’s Creeper PODRANEA brycei
Queen of Sheba Vine, St. John’s Creeper

Perennial: Native to S. Africa. Lilac-pink trumpet-like flowers put on a spectacular show nearly the whole year long. The blossoms, up to 3" wide, have a light fragrance. Can be maintained as an upright shrub w/judicious pruning. An excellent vine for arbors & pergolas & as a ground cover. Makes a great screening plant against a fence too. Attracts birds & butterflies. Blm time: late spring-fall. Ht: up to 40'. Width: 3'. Exp.: full sun. Water: mod. USDA Z9.

SOLANUM jasminoides, Potato Vine SOLANUM jasminoides
Potato Vine

Vine: Semi-evergreen/evergreen. Good cover for fences and arbors. It is okay to cut back severely to prevent tangling. Attracts hummingbirds. Blooms almost year around. Produces black berries in fall. Bloom color: white. Height: to 30 feet. Deer resistant. Somewhat gopher resistant. Drought tolerant. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z9.

Photo unavailable THUNBERGIA alata 'African Sunset'
Black-Eyed Susan Vine

Perennial vine usually grown as an annual. Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. Really cute lamp post or mailbox vine! It has triangular medium green leaves. Good for window boxes, as a ground cover or to be trained on a trellis. Has 2" trumpet shaded flowers in lovely shades of apricot, buff, rose & red all with dramatic dark brown eyes. Attracts butterflies & hummingbirds. Blooms: spring-summer. Height: 5-7'. Exp.: part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z9.

Photo unavailable TRACHELOSPERMUM jasminoides
Star Jasmine, Confederate Jasmine

Evergreen climbing shrub: Forms a woody vine or ground cover-depending on how you grow it. Shiny green leaves hold 1" pinwheel shaped, very fragrant white flowers in summer. As a vine, to 20'. As a ground cover, 2' x up to 10' wide. Exposure: part shade in hot areas, sun elsewhere. Water: moderate. Deer resistant. Fire retardant. USDA Z8-10.

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