Akebia Vine, (Akebia quinata)

Akebia Vine

 
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Description

Fiveleaf Akebia Vine, also known as Chocolate Vine, is a hardy twining vine with graceful foliage and small chocolate-pink flowers in May that are followed by violey fruits in summer. Best planted in full sun but is adaptable to more shady locations.

Care: Prefers average to moist, well-drained soil, rich in organic matter. Water regularly during the first growing season to establish a deep root system.

Plant Type: Semi-evergreen Vine

Light Requirements: Full Sun

Habit: Spreading, climbing. Height: 15-18 feet. Spread: 3-6 feet.

Foliage: Dark green leaves hold their color well into the winter.

Bloom: Small chocolate-pink flowers in May dollowed by violet fruits in summer.

Zone: 4-8

Special Features: Deer resistant.

Plant Details

Plants

Latin Name:
Akebia quinata
Potting Options:
  • 4" Pot
  • 6" Pot
  • 8" Pot
  • 10" Pot
  • 12" Pot
  • 10" Hanging Basket
  • 12" Hanging Basket
Care :
Prefers average to moist, well-drained soil, rich to organic matter. Water regularly during the first growing season to establish a deep root system.
Light Requirements:
  • Full Sun
Habit:
Spreading, climbing. Height: 15-18 feet. Spread: 3-6 feet.
Foliage:
Dark green leaves hold their color well into the winter.
Bloom:
Small chocolate-pink flowers in May dollowed by violet fruits in summer.
Zone:
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
Special Features:
  • Deer Resistant