Chinese Evergreen Wisteria
Millettia taiwanensis

Family: Papilionaceae (pa-pil-ee-uh-NAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Millettia (mil-LET-ee-uh) (Info)
Species: taiwanensis (tai-wan-EN-sis) (Info)

Category:

Perennials

Vines and Climbers

Height:

12-15 ft. (3.6-4.7 m)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Fuchsia (Red-Purple)

Purple

Bloom Time:

Late Summer/Early Fall

Foliage:

Evergreen

Shiny/Glossy-Textured

Leathery-Textured

Other details:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall

From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:

Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds

Seed does not store well; sow as soon as possible

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Anniston, Alabama

Brandon, Florida

Miccosukee Cpo, Florida

Lake Charles, Louisiana

Prairieville, Louisiana

Johns Island, South Carolina

Baytown, Texas

Bedford, Texas

Hempstead, Texas

Mansfield, Texas

New Braunfels, Texas

New Waverly, Texas

Fairfax Station, Virginia

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Gardeners' Notes:

No details have been posted.