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Millettia reticulata - Summer Wisteria

Millettia reticulata is a large fast growing vine. The Summer Wisteria or Evergree Wisteria can readily cover a large pergola. The rich deep magenta purple flowers come mid to late summer in Southern California. Millettia reticulata does well in rich soil with regular irrigation. This fragrant vine is used medicinally in China. The flowers are fragrant. Millettia reticulata is hardy to USDA zone 8

Millettia reticulata, Summer Wisteria

Magenta purple flowers of Millettia reticulata - Summer Wisteria. High resolution photos are part of our garden image collection.