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Sampler of trailers, climbers

 

Clematis 'Jackmanii.' (C) PerennialResource.com

Clematis 'Jackmanii.' (C) PerennialResource.com

I spoke to the Shamrock Garden Club about climbers and trailers. The group met at Sullivan Hardware and Garden. Here’s a list of the plants we discussed.

 

 

Annual/tropical vines

  • Bougainvillea (Bougainvillea)
  • Morning glories (Ipomoea)
  • Sweet potato vine (Ipomoea batatas)
  • Cardinal climber (Ipomoea sloteri)
  • Cypress vine (Ipomoea quamoclit)
  • Hyacinth bean vine (Lablab purpureus)
    Hyacinth bean vine. (C) Jo Ellen Meyers Sharp

    Hyacinth bean vine. (C) Jo Ellen Meyers Sharp

     

  • Mandevilla (Mandevilla)
  • Spanish flag/firecracker vine (Mina lobata)
  • Petunia hybrida
  • Trailing phlox (Phlox hybrida)
  • Fan flower (Scaveola)
  • Climbing black-eyes Susan vine (Thunbergia alata)
  • Star jasmine (Trachelospermum jasminoides)

 

 

 

 

Trailing clematis (Clematis integrifolia). (C) Photo courtesy Missouri Botanical Garden.

Trailing clematis (Clematis integrifolia). (C) Photo courtesy Missouri Botanical Garden.

 

 

 

Perennials/woody vines

  • Dutchman’s pipe (Aristolochia macrophylla)
  • Trumpet vine (Campsis radicans)
  • Clematis
  • Climbing hydrangea (Hydrangea anomala subsp. petiolaris)
  • Honeysuckle (Lonicera x heckrottii)
  • Virginia creeper (Parthenocissus quinquefolia)
  • Kentucky wisteria (Wisteria macrostachya)
  • Chinese wisteria (Wisteria sinensis)
  • Japanese wisteria (Wisteria floribunda)

© Presentation by Jo Ellen Meyers Sharp, The Hoosier Gardener
Sullivan Hardware & Garden, 6955 N. Keystone Ave., (317) 255-9230
 

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