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Calystegia hederacea 'Flore Pleno' (Japanese false bindweed 'Flore Pleno')

Intermediate
skill rating
5 hours care
per year
4m
Max height
1m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name: Calystegia hederacea 'Flore Pleno'

Other names: Japanese false bindweed 'Flore Pleno', Creeping verbena 'Flore Pleno', Calystegia japonica 'Flore Pleno', Convolvulus japonicus 'Flore Pleno', Californian rose 'Flore Pleno', Japanese bindweed 'Flore Pleno'

Genus: Calystegia Calystegia

Variety or Cultivar: 'Flore Pleno' _ 'Flore Pleno' is a vigorous, dense, deciduous, twining perennial climber with triangular to arrow-shaped, mid- to light green leaves and double, pink flowers from summer to early autumn.


Calystegia hederacea 'Flore Pleno' is: Deciduous

Flower: Pink in Summer; Pink in Autumn

Foliage: Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer; Mid-green in Autumn

Habit: Climbing, Trailing

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests: Aphids Aphids

General care

Pruning: Can be left to trail along the ground or trained up a trellis or other support.. REGISTER to read more...

Propagation methods: Division. REGISTER to read more...


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Where to grow

Calystegia hederacea 'Flore Pleno' (Japanese false bindweed 'Flore Pleno') will reach a height of 4m and a spread of 1m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Containers, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation: Plant in sun in moist but well-drained soil. Very invasive so site carefully or grow in a container. Considered a noxious weed in many areas where it has been introduced.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained

Soil pH: Alkaline, Neutral, Acid

Light: Full Sun

Aspect: South, West

Exposure: Exposed

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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Botanical name: Calystegia hederacea 'Flore Pleno'

Other names: Japanese false bindweed 'Flore Pleno', Creeping verbena 'Flore Pleno', Calystegia japonica 'Flore Pleno', Convolvulus japonicus 'Flore Pleno', Californian rose 'Flore Pleno', Japanese bindweed 'Flore Pleno'

Genus: Calystegia Calystegia

Variety or Cultivar: 'Flore Pleno' _ 'Flore Pleno' is a vigorous, dense, deciduous, twining perennial climber with triangular to arrow-shaped, mid- to light green leaves and double, pink flowers from summer to early autumn.


Calystegia hederacea 'Flore Pleno' is: Deciduous

Flower: Pink in Summer; Pink in Autumn

Foliage: Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer; Mid-green in Autumn

Habit: Climbing, Trailing

Watch out for

Specific pests: Aphids

General care

Pruning: Can be left to trail along the ground or trained up a trellis or other support.. REGISTER to read more...

Propagation methods: Division. REGISTER to read more...


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Calystegia hederacea 'Flore Pleno' (Japanese false bindweed 'Flore Pleno') will reach a height of 4m and a spread of 1m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Containers, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation: Plant in sun in moist but well-drained soil. Very invasive so site carefully or grow in a container. Considered a noxious weed in many areas where it has been introduced.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained

Soil pH: Alkaline, Neutral, Acid

Light: Full Sun

Aspect: South, West

Exposure: Exposed

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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