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American Wisteria

 

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Common Name American Wisteria
Scientific Name Wisteria frutescens
Native Region
Moisture Conditions
Light Preference
Wildlife Value
Soil pH
Height
Bloom Time
Evergreen
Comments attractive low-growing vine; produces clusters of fragrant, purple flowers; larval food plant for silver-spotted skipper butterfly; much less aggressive than exotic species introduced from Asia (Wisteria sinensis and Wisteria floribunda)

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