There are many different types of creepers that will quickly provide a large mass of foliage to cover walls, fences, trellis and over pergolas creating a shady summer retreat. Treat them well and they’ll reward you well, plant in well prepared soil that has been enriched with organic matter plus an application of complete garden fertilizer.
A Showy, trailing creeper making a spectacular display of colour throughout the year. Bougainvillea come in many varieties and colours, making special effects for hanging baskets, containers, hedges, rockeries, fences, pergolas and old tree stumps. Thrive in a warm, sunny well-drained position, preferring moist soils but will tolerate periods of dry once established. Protect from frost when young.
Delightful fragrant summer flowering creeper available in a variety of different colours. Thrives in a sunny, well- drained soil, enriched with organic manure. Ideal to be grown over fences and pergolas, some varieties can be trimmed and staked as a shrub.
Attractive evergreen vine bearing large bunches of showy flowers. Plant in a sunny position in well-drained soil enriched with organic matter and they will flower at their best. Ideal for a show over fences, archways and pergolas. Will tolerate some frosts.
*Trachelospermum ‘Chinese Star Jasmine’
An attractive creeper with lush, deep green glossy foliage. Bearing masses of beautiful clusters of fragrant creamy-white, star-shaped blooms. Flowers in late spring and continues into summer. Thrives in sun or light shade and in a moist well-drained position. Ideal to train over garden arches, pergolas and retaining walls and is frost hardy.
Vigorous deciduous climber bearing masses of large cascading racemes of fragrant flowers in spring. Available in a variety of colours from blue-violet, lavender-blue, white, violet or reddish violet, pale to dark. Thrives in a sunny position requiring a well drained soil. Makes a stunning show when grown over arbors, archways and fences. Wisteria like an acid soil with plenty of water at blossom time.
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