Weather-proofing palms for winter; cold weather palm trees. Fast-growing non-invasive flowering climbing plant? Suckers often emerge some distance from the main plant and have the potential to be invasive. Climbing plants, including favourites such as honeysuckle and jasmine, all share the successful strategy of relying on the support of other plants or objects to reach the sunlight. Deciduous. https://thisismygarden.com/2020/04/three-climbing-perennials Wood Vamp or Climbing Hydrangea (Decumaria barbara) - A wonderful, sometimes evergreen vine in mild winters. Climbing plants can turn an unused corner of your garden into a breathtaking feature. Vines That Will Not Damage Brick Mortar. A white garden for night time viewing. Framing your windows and doorways, and adding character to your home. But there are tons of great climbers to choose from, to match any taste and available space. Self-fertile Hardy Kiwi - Actinidia arguta 'Issai' Zone: 4-8 A large, vigorous twining Here’s a selection of the best climbing plants. 11 July 2009 at 5:24PM edited 30 November -1 at 12:00AM in Greenfingered MoneySaving 11 replies 12.5K views Vines add visual interest and versatility to home gardens. Climbing plants solve all these issues, transforming your problem into a lush cascade of green that can provide months of colour and fragrance. Flowering climbers in particular make a really attractive feature in any garden. Nothing speaks of an English cottage garden like a beautiful wisteria or climbing rose. Carolina Jessamine (Gelsemium sempervirens) - not invasive, and a source of nectar for pollinators and hummingbirds. Deciduous. American wisteria (Wisteria frutescens). Dutchman's pipe (Aristolochia tomentosa). Even when not in bloom, the plant's glossy, heart-shaped leaves and shedding bark make is a stunner all year round. Propagate from cuttings, layers, or seed. Though it is slower to establish than others on this list, Climbing Hydrangea is treasured for its fragrant, lacy, white bloom clusters which appear in mid summer and will grow vigorously once well-established. Climbing plants are great for creating screens and smothering ugly garden features or bare walls. Australian plants and trees that grow well in hot, dry climates. Use vines to provide privacy screening and aesthetic value. Another way of encouraging climbing plants in an non-invasive way is to affix mesh such as “chicken wire” to the exterior walls and let the plants gain purchase by wrapping their leaves or roots around the mesh and not burrowing into the wall itself. We’ve divided the list into climbers for walls, borders and vigorous examples. Topiary can be easy to create and add charm to your garden. Deciduous. The best climbers need to suit your purpose, so consider whether you'd like an evergreen cover or to let the winter sun in through, say, a pergola. 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