Parthenocissus tricuspidata 'Veitchii'
Also called Veitch
More About Parthenocissus tricuspidata 'Veitchii'
- AKA Ampelopsis veitchii
- Insignificant, tiny, white flowers
- Clusters of dark blue berries can be seen after the leaves drop
- Glossy, bright green foliage
- In summer heat, foliage will have a purple tinge
- Maple-shaped leaves vary from being deeply lobed to three leaflets up to 20 cm wide
- Brilliant, glossy, reddish-purple in the fall
- Vigorous, growth habit
- Bloom Time: June to August
Boston Ivy Growing and Maintenance Tips
Grows best in a fertile, average to moist, well-drained soil, in full sun to full shade and is extremely drought tolerant once established. Boston ivy may take up to 2 years to become established and start climbing on its own. Pruning can be done in the fall to keep this plant within its bounds.
Parthenocissus tricuspidata 'Veitchii' Characteristics
Moist to Average
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