The Tropical Silver lace Vine also known as the Polygonum Auberti, This perennial flowering vines can be an invasive fast growing deciduous to semi-evergreen vine perfect for a tropical garden as a filler with texture and softly fragrant flowers.
These perennial flowering vines can grow up to 10 to 15 feet tall in just one season so be prepared to get out the clippers and trimmers to keep this vine under control.
Native to China this vine has bright green leaves that start off with a reddish bronze hue to them and the flowers it produces are small, lightly fragrant that will bloom in summer. The color of the flowers varies a bit ranging from white flowers sometimes with a slight pink tint or they can be white with a greenish color to them.
Also known as the Silver Fleece Vine or Polygonum Aubertii it is very tolerant of any type of soil dry or moist and can survive in any type of soil, its very hardy and Drought tolerant sometime a bit too hardy!
Silver Lace, Fast Growing Vines, Perennial Flowering Vines For Your Garden!
These hardy vines are great for adding lots of greenery with bursting white blooms starting about June, this is a now worry vine that will bloom year after year bringing beauty, butterflies and hummingbirds to your garden!
When in full bloom it’s so beautiful and you’ll know why and how it got its name, with itws flowers putting off a silvery shimmer that glistens in your garden.
It grows best it in the full sun but make sure to give it something to climb on like a fence, pergola or trellis because it twines around to find something to hang on to for support.
In its very first year in your garden in can grow as much as 12 feet, so be prepared.
This is one of those plants that doesn’t play well with others so make sure not to plant this vine next to other vines or other plants you like because it will slowly smother the other vine or plants underneath its vigorous growth.
It can grow with ease in zones from 6 to 11 and if your trying to fill an empty space against a garage or fence this vine is perfect for bringing color and beauty to any garden!.