IVY, BOSTON


IVY, BOSTON  

Parthenocissus tricuspidata ¡®Lowii Vine ( par-then-oh-SIS-us   try-cus-pi-DA-tah)

Deciduous vine       Sun or shade       Height and spread unlimited       Spacing 6-8 FEET

                                

HABIT: Fast-growing, clinging vine. No showy flowers, but fall color that ranges from weak reddish brown to bright scarlet.

CULTURE: Easy to grow almost anywhere. Likes good bed preparation and partial shade best.

USES: Vine for brick, wood, or other slick surfaces.

PROBLEMS: Black caterpillars in spring.

NOTES: Native to China and Japan.

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