Wisteria Black Dragon is a gorgeous variety with fragrant violet blue double flowers, with white and yellow margins. Black Dragon Wisteria will grow to be about 30 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 24 inches. Excellent golden yellow autumn foliage. This vigorous cultivar was bred in New Zealand. Wisteria x formosa 'Black Dragon' ('Kokuryu') - floribunda 'Violacea Plena' - x formosa 'Kokuryu' ... Wisteria Growing Tips: Grow in a fertile, moist, well-drained soil in sun or semi shade. A lovely Japanese cultivar is Longissima Alba with clusters of white flowers 15 inches long. Garden Ready Plant. Pruning should be done soon after flowering, to ensure bud set for next season's flowers. The "Black Dragon" tree (Cryptomeria japonica "Black Dragon") is a semi-dwarf cultivar of the Japanese cedar, a slow-growing coniferous evergreen. Grows 25'. Leaves turn a dark green. Black Dragon Wisteria Gorgeous dark purple flowers put on a spectacular show!The 6-12'' fragrant clusters cover the vines in late spring to early summer. Question: The leaves of my black dragon wisteria are turning yellow and limp, yet the veins remain dark green. Wisteria Floribunda. FindMePlants Home Plant Finder Plant Top Tens Contact About 2009-06-14 Wisteria sinensis is a rapid growing deciduous climber hardy to zone 5. Wisteria ‘Double Japanese’ or ‘Black Dragon’ Wisteria floribunda ‘Violacea-Plena’ syn. Black Dragon Wisteria is recommended for the following landscape applications; Hedges/Screening; General Garden Use; Planting & Growing. The flowers are the darkest purple of all wisteria and it also has … The deepest purple, fully double flowers of ‘Black Dragon’ set this exceptionally beautiful wisteria apart from the others. Wisteria floribunda 'Black Dragon' Gorgeous dark purple flowers put on a spectacular show! How to Prune Wisteria. The attractive pinnate leaves emerge bronze in spring and mature to bright green then buttery yellow in autumn. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Stuart Wood. It is a vigorous climber and will benefit from pruning twice a year to maintain a good shape and encourage flowering performance. Growing Conditions: humus-rich, moist, well-drained soil Comments: Our cultivar is from New Zealand and has double blooms. Name: LARGE 70cm + Wisteria sinensis 'Black Dragon' - DOUBLE FLOWERING WISTERIA WITH DOUBLE DARK BLUE FLOWERS Quantity: 1 x LARGE 70cm Established 3Yr old Vine. Black Dragon. Compact branches and foliage. Plant Height: 25-35 Feet. Blue/violet flowers, although it is a very infrequent Flowers have a sweet scent. ... Black Dragon Wisteria is a very prolific blooming cultivar that features very fragrant, double blooming dark purple racemes that can reach 12-18" long! Wisteria floribunda - 'Black Dragon' (Wisteria):FindMePlants provides information, pictures and cultivation tips on a huge number of garden plants. A heavy bloomer with fragrant, cascading dark purple racemes up to 18″ long. Its growth is very vigorous and, as it is not self-clinging, will need a strong support. Black Dragon or Yae-Kokuryu Wisteria is a very special variety from Japan that also goes under the name 'Violacea Plena'. As a climbing vine, it tends to be leggy near the base and should be underplanted with low-growing facer plants. Grows 25'. Plant Width: 35-40 Feet. Look out for the deep indigo flowers of 'Black Dragon' (also known as Wisteria floribunda ‘Royal Purple’), whose long scented racemes grow to around 40 cm. Wisteria is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. General Description. Plant database entry for Double Japanese Wisteria (Wisteria floribunda Black Dragon) with 11 images and 26 data details. Homeowner Growing & Maintenance. Ve Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. This variety will bloom in its third or fifth year. Plant in full It is a strong growing variety that is very easy to look after, and possibly the most rewarding for its unique flowers. Chinese wisteria is an aggressive plant that can potentially take over an area of the garden. This double flowered wisteria is unique and thus sort after. I note from your website that you offer this plant; could you please advise if they are grafted or rootstock. It should be planted near a fence, trellis or other landscape structure where it can be trained to Habit: Climbing Vine. This plant flowers in late spring as the pale bronze-green leaves emerge. Standard wisterias can be grown either as specimens in a border, or in a large pot. Gorgeous dark purple flowers put on a spectacular show! Substantial Vine shooting well ready for planting. 'The spectacular beauty and astonishing vigor of Wisteria are best employed by growing it in the form of these small trees, known as standards. Double Black Dragon A very popular, hardy, and attractive deciduous flowering climbing vine native to Japan. It requires pruning twice a year: once in the winter, and once in the summer. No need to register, buy now! More details Quantity. Availability: In Stock Price: £29.99 Introduced to Western gardens in 1816, the Chinese native Wisteria sinensis Wisteria floribunda nana- Dwarf Japanese Wisteria- Slow growing, shrub like habit. Huge collection, amazing choice, 100+ million high quality, affordable RF and RM images. Chinese Wisteria Growing and Maintenance Tips. Wisteria Black Dragon - is it grafted? Kind Regards Stuart. Mar 8, 2013 - This Pin was discovered by jamc 48. Also known as 'Violacea Plena. Water regularly during the first growing season to establish a deep root system. Wisteria floribunda Black Dragon RHS Plants for Pollinators plants This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects. Care: Prefers average to moist, well-drained soil, rich in organic matter. > Wisteria floribunda 'Black Dragon' - Japanese wisteria . Training as standards. Black Dragon Wisteria. It has spectacular double dark purple-violet flowers, slightly scented with racemes about 35cm long. Wisteria floribunda 'Black Dragon' ... Also known as 'Royal Purple'. This Double Purple Wisteria plant is a beautiful variety, offering great seasonal interest. Plant in full sun to partial shade. Wisteria will do well in an average to moist, well-drained soil in full sun. So consider yourself warned: Chinese wisteria can be maintained, but will require at least a monthly pruning to control the growth. Bright yellow foliage in fall. Chinese Wisteria. WISTERIA sinensis 'Black Dragon' Plant Common Name. Regular price. This popular climbing plant is also known as Wisteria floribunda Black Dragon, produces long racemes of drooping pea-like, double violet purple flowers in summer. Wisteria floribunda / sinensis Black Dragon (Kokuryu) Wisteria Black Dragon (Kokuryu in Japanese) is a wonderful twining climber producing dark purple, cascading, heavily spice scented flowers in May/June.These flowers can reach 2' in length. Wisteria floribunda violacea plena (also known as Double Black Dragon)- Rich dark mauve-violet coloured, double flowers. Wisteria Floribunda Black Dragon
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