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Chocolate vine 'purple rose'   

Akebia quinata

  • 2 plantings
  • 0 available for swap
  • 1 wanted
  • 0 stashed

purple rose is a popular variety of Chocolate vine, which belongs to the Akebia genus (Akebia quinata 'purple rose'). Blooms appear in these approximate colours:   Pansy purple. Leaves appear approximately as a   Fern green colour. It grows mainly as a Semi-Evergreen, which means it typically is evergreen in mild areas but otherwise deciduous. purple rose is known for its vine-like growing habit.

As purple rose Chocolate vine is a low maintanence plant, it is great for beginner gardeners and those that like gardens that don't need much overseeing.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about purple rose have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow purple rose

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that purple rose is thought of as very hardy, so this plant will tend to survive through freezing conditions.

Growing purple rose from seed

Transplanting purple rose

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as purple rose is a very hardy plant.

Harvesting purple rose