This climber does best if grown in a position which is sunny and warm in summer and is sheltered from north winds in winter. Best in light shade to full sun as long as adequate moisture is available. In early spring prune back any side shoots produced last year to encourage new pink foliage. Insignificant greenish flowers in summer, followed by blue or black berries in early fall, Zone 6.

Ampelopsis brevipendunculata Elegans

Flower Color
Light Green
Flower Form
In Clusters
Flowering Period
Summer
Mature Height
12-20' (3.5-6m)
Pruning Requirements
Prune to Shape
Planting Aspect
Full Sun/ Partial Shade
Cold Tolerance
USDA Zone 5
Foliage
Fragrant
Suitable As Ground Cover
Yes
Price Group
Standard

About Ampelopsis brevipendunculata Elegans

This climber does best if grown in a position which is sunny and warm in summer and is sheltered from north winds in winter. Best in light shade to full sun as long as adequate moisture is available. In early spring prune back any side shoots produced last year to encourage new pink foliage. Insignificant greenish flowers in summer, followed by blue or black berries in early fall.

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