We  grow a wide variety of climbers at Silk Tree Nurseries up to 10ft tall  in 12litre pots, and our climber stock changes throughout the seasons. If you wish to order large climbers in quantity then please email or phone. Please note that all sizes include the pot. 


 
CLIMBER COLLECTIONS

10ft Hardy Specimen  Climber  COLECTION - SIX  mixed 10ft 

Our specimen  Climber Collection consists of SIX 10ft (inc. pot) mixed climbers and will include two Jasmine, one evergreen Honeysuckle, one Virginia Creeper, one Ivy, and one Wisteria.

Supplied in  10litre or 12litre size pots in their pots at the 10ft (inc. pot) size, shipped in three  (very long!) parcels. A saving of 80.00 if bought individually.

Hardy Specimen  Climber Collection (six  10ft climbers) 380.00 (E)  


9-10ft  Hardy  Specimen Jasmine COLECTION - FOUR 9-10ft 12litre plants

Our specimen Jasmine Collection consists of FOUR very tall 9ft-10ft (inc. pot) Jasmines and will include two white Jasmine and two pink Jasmine, all four being deciduous. Supplied in 12litre size pots in their pots at the 9ft-10ft (inc. pot) size, shipped in two (very long!) parcels. A saving of 60.00 if bought individually. The photo shows some of the actual jasmine on offer (taken in July).

Hardy Specimen Jasmine Collection  (four 9-10ft jasmines) 260.00 (E)  


9-10ft Hardy  Wisteria  COLECTION - FOUR 9-10ft 12litre plants

Our specimen sized Wisteria Collection consists of FOUR very tall 9-10ft (inc. pot) Wisteria and will include two white Wisteria (wisteria longissma alba) and two blue/purple wisteria prolific, all four being deciduous. Supplied in 12litre size pots in their pots at the 9ft-10ft (inc. pot) size, shipped in two (very long!) parcels. A saving of 50.00 if bought individually. The photo shows some of the actual wisteria on offer (taken in July).

Hardy Specimen Wisteria Collection  (four 9-10ft wisteria) 310.00 (E)  


9-10ft Hardy  Honeysuckle  COLECTION - FOUR 9-10ft 12litre plants

Our specimen sized Honeysuckle Collection consists of FOUR very tall 9-10ft (inc. pot) lonicera  and will include at least two or three varieties, one or more of which will be evergreen. Supplied in 12litre size pots in their pots at the 9ft-10ft (inc. pot) size, shipped in two (very long!) parcels. A saving of 50.00 if bought individually. The photo shows some of the actual honeysuckle  on offer (taken in July).

Hardy Specimen Honeysuckle  Collection  (four 9-10ft lonicera) 230.00 (E)  


  CLIMBERS
Abutilon megapotomicum  -

This is the  wonderful Red Hummingbird Bush, Abutilon megapotamicum. This rarely offered 'climbing' Abutilon will astound you in the summer months with its unique and enchanting red & yellow hanging bell flowers which cover the plant from head to toe.

Abutilon megapotamicum can be grown either as a bush or as a climber and will grow up to 7ft high and become bushy. It needs a nice warm spot in a sheltered garden to show its full potential and remains semi-evergreen throughout the year in this position. It can be grown in the garden (beautiful if planted within the stems of a delicate bamboo such as Fargesia) or as a patio pot plant.

10L  pot  approx. 6ft  (inc. pot)    49.99 (E)   (8 in stock)


Actindia SOLISIMMO- Edible Kiwi Fruit

The very exotic, lush,  and extremely vigorous Kiwi Vine is a choice plant for the exotic or jungle garden, grown for it's superb foliage - leaves of the kiwi vine can be 1ft in diameter each! These vines can easily cover the front of a large house in 2-3years.

Kiwi Vines  can be   grown successfully over pagodas or trellis, used as house wall climbers, or simply grown in a large pot for an unusual and lush patio display. They can be used to great  effect in the exotic garden, with bamboo, trachycarpus palms, and cordylines .

10L pot 5ft  specimens  39.99 (B)  ( 3 only)

10L pot 9ft-10ft  specimens  69.99 (E)


Actindia kolomikta - Painted Kiwi Vine

The unusual and much sought after PAINTED kiwi vine is a lovely strong growing climber that produces heart shaped leaves which begin green and then turn the most amazing colours of pink and white throughout the seasons. This is a deciduous climber so will lose all its leaves in the winter months, but is very beautiful in Spring, Summer, and Autumn! This is an ornamental kiwi vine so no fruit.

10L  pot, 5ft specimens  45.00 (B)     (5 in stock)


Akebia quinata - Chocolate Vine

The chocolate vine is a magnificent climber, that will always flower in the UK, and large specimens can be smothered in bloom & fragrance in the Spring. It is a semi-evergreen vine that is fully hardy in the UK bearing masses of beautiful maroon-chocolate flowers in early spring which cover the whole vine and which are heavily scented with vanilla. Exotic, dark green, unusual three lobed foliage dress the vine from Spring to Autumn. The flowers are followed by 5inch fruit pods which are edible.

3L pot , 5ft plant 24.99 (B)    (9 in stock)


Akebia quinata Shirobana - WHITE Chocolate Vine

We are very pleased to be offering, in VERY LIMITED QUANITY this year, the rare WHITE CHOCOLATE VINE, Akebia quinata ALBA also known as Akebia 'Shirobana'. This jewel of climbers is simply one of the most delicious and mouth watering vines, with the light green, exotic foliage of the chocolate vine, followed in Spring by a profusion of WHITE to CREAM flowers covering the whole vine - each flower having a delicate and beautiful purple centre. But this most sort after vine is grown for one other reason; it's fragrance! Difficult to describe, but smelling of very sweet white chocolate ice cream (!) Quite a remarkable scent, and much more potent (and different) than the vanilla of the Akebia quinata.

7L pot , 5ft specimens 39.99 (B)   


Ceanothus Italian Skies

One of the very best cultivars of Ceanothus, Italian Skies has lovely ALL YEAR ROUND dark green foliage. It is a climbing shrub, that can easily be trained over a trellis, fence, or house wall. In late Spring,  purple blue flowers cover the plant, and this flowering continues well into early summer. A very easy plant to manage.  We have some beautiful, large specimens available now - one of which is on trellis shown in the photo.

15L pot ON TRELLIS , 5.5ft-6ft fan (inc. pot) 79.99 (E) 


Clematis montana alba - WHITE  clematis

Clematis montana alba is a spring flowering, vigorous Clematis of white. Small flowers of 2-3inches smother the whole vine for a spectacular display after the long winter months. This is a 'Montana' hybrid - what this means is that it is a small flowered Clematis, but very very vigorous, and if you are looking for a climber to cover a complete trellis, wall, or tree in a very short time, then this may be the one for you.

12L pot , 7ft (inc. pot)   79.99 (E)   


Clematis montana majorie - COPPER PINK  clematis

Clematis montana majorie  is the first double flowered montana clematis which grows at a very fast rate ideal for covering walls and trellis. Flowering in early summer.

12L pot , 9ft-10ft (inc. pot)   79.99 (E)    (1 only)


Clematis montana rubens - PINK clematis

Clematis montana rubens is a spring flowering, vigorous Clematis of delicate pink. Small flowers of 2-3inches smother the whole vine for a spectacular display after the long winter months.

12L pot , 8ft-9ft (inc. pot)   79.99 (E)   


Fatshedera lizei - GIANT CLIMBING FATSIA

Fatshedera variegata

Fatshedera annemieke

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Hedera Gold Heart  - Small Leaf Gold Variegated Ivy

An elegant and eye catching variety of ivy, Gold Heart has small variegated yellow and green edged leaves with black spherical fruit in the autumn. We have 7ft specimens available now for instant planting, which are multi-stemmed and can be trained quickly over wall or fence.

10L pot, multi-stem 6ft (inc. pot) specimens 39.99 (B)


Hedera Gloire de Marengo - White Variegated Ivy

A subtle blend of white and green give this ivy the English country garden look, and it can be used effectively against a wall, trellis, or fence, and also as ground cover if you let it trail rather than climb.

7L pot,  5ft (inc. pot)  24.99 (B)    (8 in stock)


Hedera helix - Green Ivy

This is a fast growing green ivy - new leaves are light green and then turning to dark green with distinct veins - smaller leaves than the hibernica below.

12L pot,  8ft-9ft (inc. pot) 69.99 (E)  (7 only)


 

Hedera hibernica - Green Ivy

This is the species ivy, which is one of the fastest growing, and can be used to great effect against walls, garages, and trellis. Very easy to grow and will grow almost anywhere!

12L pot,  10ft (inc. pot) specimen 69.99 (E) 


Hedera Sulphur Heart  - Large  Leaf Gold Variegated Ivy

A stunning, bold variety of ivy, Sulphur Heart has large  variegated yellow and green leaves with black spherical fruit in the autumn. We have 7ft specimens available now for instant planting, which are multi-stemmed and can be trained quickly over wall or fence.

7L pot,  approx. 6ft  (inc. pot) 49.99 (E) (14 in stock)

10L pot,  approx. 7ft  (inc. pot) 59.99 (E) (2 in stock)

12L pot,  approx. 9-10ft  (inc. pot) 69.99 (E) (1 in stock)


Hedera variegata - Large Leaf Gold Variegated Ivy

A bold, statement ivy of large gold and green variegated leaves which lends itself well to contemporary planting, and also to fast wall and fence coverage.

10L pot, 5ft specimens 24.99 (B)


Hydrangea petiolaris - Climbing Lacecap

The climbing Lacecap, Hydrangea petiolaris, is making a recent comeback due to its toughness clinging to the most shady and cold walls & trellis. This beautiful SELF CLINGING climber is covered with lace like, small white flowers in May to July and thick, dark green foliage. It is deciduous (losing all its leaves in autumn) but retains winter interest through its woody, peeling stems.

The Climbing Lacecap will survive just about anywhere, and will thrive even on a NORTH facing wall or fence. It is a strong grower, but will not take over like ivy. It is also self clinging, so no supports should be necessary.

25L pot, approx.  7ft (inc. pot, approx. 3ft spread) 175.00 (E) ( 2 only)


Jasmine aureovariegatum - Variegated Jasmine

Jasminum aureovariegatum is a beautiful scented white Jasmine, with unusually vivid yellow and white leaves in Spring through to Autumn. Vigorous and strong growing. Semi-evergreen to deciduous (may lose all its leaves in winter depending on location). 

10L pot, 5ft  specimens  29.99 (B)  


Jasmine beesianum  - Jasmine

Jasminum beesianum is an unusual, and much sought after uncommon Jasmine that is favoured for its delicious pink-red, fragrant flowers in summer. This lovely Jasmine is less vigorous than some Jasmines, so is an ideal container specimen, or a garden planted Jasmine for a small pagoda or trellis.
Jasminum beesianum would make an ideal partner to one of our Jasmine x stephanese or our rarer  Ampelopsis vines.

12L pot, 10ft  specimens  (shipped at 10ft inc. pot) 79.99 (E)


Jasmine Clotted Cream  -  Cream flowered Jasmine

Jasmine CLOTTED CREAM  is a beautiful and  VERY FRAGRANT climber that is a deciduous variety bearing unusual cream coloured flowers in late Spring and early Summer.

12L pot (just repotted) , approx. 7ft-8ft  inc. pot 59.99 (E) (4 in stock)

12L pot, approx. 9ft-10ft inc. pot 69.99 (E) (5 in stock)


Jasmine nudiflorum - Winter Jasmine

Jasminum nudiflorum is a beautiful yellow flowering jasmine which is fully hardy in the UK. In the depths of winter, this lovely climber will produce hundreds of small yellow flowers all over the stems.

5L pot, 5ft inc.pot  24.99 (B)   (3 in stock)


Jasmine officianale - White Summer Jasmine

This lovely variety of Jasmine is a strong grower, fully hardy, and will produce a mass of fragrant white flowers in early Summer. Train over a walkway or pagoda, or use to cover a fence or trellis.

10L pot, 5ft inc. pot  specimens  29.99 (B) (13 in stock)

12L pot, approx. 9ft-10ft specimens  (shipped at 9ft-10ft inc. pot) 69.99 (E) (9 in stock)


Jasmine x stephanese  - Hardy Pink  Jasmine
Jasminum x stephanense is a beautiful FRAGRANT climber that is fully hardy in the UK. This is a semi-evergreen (in a sheltered spot) to deciduous variety that bears lovely, delicate pink flowers all over the vine in June and July. However, the most beautiful effect of this charming climber is its foliage; in Spring you are greeted with variegated yellows, pinks, and greens, as the new leaves emmerge, turning to lush green in summer.
The strong JASMINE FRAGRANCE of this climber can be used to great effect on pagodas and archways - trained overhead, you will be stopped in your tracks by the very strong perfume of the hundreds of flowers that can cover the Jasmine in summer.

10L pot, 5ft (inc. pot)  specimens  29.99 (B) ( 11 in stock)

10L pot, 7ft-8ft specimens 59.99 (E) (16 in stock)

12L pot, 9ft-10ft specimens  (10ft inc. pot) 69.99 (E) (1 only)


Lonicera  Halls Prolific

Lonicera Halls Prolific is a popular variety of Honeysuckle which is very highly scented  with a profusion of fragrant yellow flowers from June to October. Semi-evergreen but does tend to lose all its leaves in exposed positions.

10litre 6ft specimens  34.99 (E)  

12L pot, 9ft-10ft (inc. pot) 49.99 (E)    ( 19 in stock)


Lonicera  halliana -  Evergreen Honeysuckle

Lonicera halliana is a fast growing evergreen honeysuckle, which has a long flowering season and multitudes of yellow flowers. 

10litre 5ft specimens  29.99 (B)  

12L pot, 9ft-10ft specimen (inc. pot)   69.99 (E)  


Lonicera henryii - Large Leaf Evergreen Honeysuckle

Lonicera henyri is one of our favourite honeysuckles, and one of our most popular at Silk Tree Nurseries, because of its reliable fully EVERGREEN nature (even in this winters -8C!), its much larger flowers than the normal honeysuckles, and its vigour.

The flowers of  Lonicera Henyri are exotic, fragrant, and very beautiful - a mixture of whites, light blues, and red, and contrast well with rich green foliage. They flower in early summer

10litre 6ft (inc. pot) 45.00 (E)   (1 only)

10litre 9ft-10ft (inc. pot) 69.99 (E)  


Lonicera  henryii Copper Beauty

A beautiful variety with new growth that is bronze-red that slowly turns to green - evergreen. Flowers are yellow and very fragrant.

10litre 6ft-7ft (inc. pot) specimens  45.00 (E)  

12litre 9ft-10ft specimens (shipped at 9ft-10ft inc. pot) 69.99 (E)  


Lonicera similis var. delavayi HARDY EVERGREEN HONEYSUCKLE

Large Leaf Evergreen - HIGHLY SCENTED

Lonicera delavayi is an unusual Honeysuckle, EVERGREEN and fully hardy, with lush, large leaves and stunning large flowers which are fragrant. This honeysuckle can be used to great effect with deciduous trees - when the trees have no leaves in the winter months, this honeysuckle will provide evergreen winter interest.  This is the largest flowering hardy Honeysuckle, with beatiful white to blue-tinted white flowers, fading to yellow, and they are highly fragrant - blooming from early to late summer.

12litre 9ft-10ft (inc. pot) specimens  69.99 (E)  


Lonicera  serotina  -  Serotina Honeysuckle

A beautiful  woody deciduous honeysuckle with stunning tubular flowers budding red and pink then yellow and white in flower. Fast growing. Long flowering period and one of the strongest scents of any honeysuckle.

3L pot , 5ft plant 24.99 (B)    (4 in stock)

12L pot , approx. 9ft-10ft (inc. pot) specimens 69.99 (E)  ( 8 in stock)


Lonicera x heckrottii Gold Flame

A strong growing deciduous honeysuckle with beautiful red/pink flowers with golden throats with a long flowering period from Spring to Summer. Non twining like similar honeysuckles so does need support.

7L pot , 5ft (inc. pot) specimens


Parthenocissus henryana - Virginia Creeper

Grown for its spectacular autumn foliage, this lovely form of Virginia Creeper has large distinct leaves and a self clinging habit, and will climb a wall or a pagoda with ease. Bright red foliage in the autumn months. We have some large 6ft specimens available now.

12litre 7ft-8ft specimens 69.99 (E)


Parthenocissus quinquefolia - Virginia Creeper

A fast growing virginia creeper known as the five finger creeper because of its five leaflets, turning a fabulous orange & scarlet in the Autumn months. Can be grown in any location but prefers sun.

10litre  approx. 9ft-10ft inc. pot  69.99 (E)   (16 in stock)


Passiflora cerulea - Passion Flower

Passiflora cerulea, the hardy Passion Flower, can be grown anywhere in the UK OUTDOORS down to approx. -7C. This beautiful evergreen vine will produce one of the most spectacular flowers of the botanical world. Exotic, large flowers cover the vine in July and August and are white and blue and between 2-3inches in diameter. Following the flowers, green Passion Fruits begin to swell, and these will then turn yellow and then orange and can be EATEN when they are ripe - usually in September. They are deliciously sweet and nutritious.  

10litre 6ft  (inc. pot)   


Passiflora  Constance Elliot - White Passion Flower

Passiflora 'Constance Elliot' is a most maginificent Passion Flower vine for UK GARDENS and is a pure white form of passion flower. Beautiful 3-4inch pure white flowers will cover the vine from head to toe throughout summer and autumn. What our pictures do not show is the simply astonishing fragrance of this vine - one of the strongest of any passion flower. Passiflora 'Constance Elliot' is a Passiflora cerulea (the hardy passion flower you often see) hybrid, which means it will survive OUTDOORS in a sheltered postion. You can also grow it anywhere INDOORS if you wish to.  

10L pot, 5ft (inc. pot - 3 canes)   35.00 (B)     


Passiflora Lavender Lady - Pink Passion Flower

Passilfora Lavender Lady is one of the most beautiful flowers we have ever seen; vivid amethyst purple passion flowers cover this vine from late Spring to late Autumn. The flowers are always a talking point, up to 3-4inches in size, and each one opening only for 1-2 days at a time, but these vines will flower CONTINUOUSLY from early summer to early autumn. Passiflora 'Lavender Lady' is a Passiflora cerulea (the hardy passion flower you often see) hybrid, which means it will survive outdoors (to approx. -7C) in a sheltered position.

The flower of Lavender Lady is the 'star' type, very different from the common passion flower and it is slightly larger, and very vivid, with a hint of fragrance.

10L pot, 6ft (inc. pot - 3 canes)   39.99 (B)  


Passiflora x racemosa - Red  Passion Flower

Passiflora racemosa is one of the most stunning of the passion flower species, with its exquisite display of purple red flowers up to 4inches in diameter. It has larger leaves than the cerulea Passion Flowers  but is also a vigorous grower.

Passion Flower vines can also be grown indoors in any light room, and can be simply amazing when they cover a whole wall or bookshelf and come into flower!

10L pot, 6ft (inc. pot - 3 canes)   39.99 (B)  


Pyracantha RED COLUMN
EVERGREEN BURGLAR HEDGE!


Pyracantha is grown for its amazing display of autumn berries, as well as for its unique ability to act as a fence against burglars or unwanted animals such as cats, rabbits and dogs! This very easy to care for plant has 1/2 to 1inch thorns all over the branches. It is reliably EVERGREEN, giving interest all year round, with small white flowers in late Spring and in autumn a stunning display of bright scarlet berries which cover the plant from head to toe. Pyracantha can make an effective guard against unwanted visitors, and can be grown as a hedge - or plant back border for an autumn display of red berries.

7litre (6ft-7ft inc. pot ) 39.99 (E) ( 11 in stock)

10litre-12litre (9ft-10ft inc. pot ) 69.99 (E) ( 8 in stock)


Trachleospermum jasminoides - Evergreen Star Jasmine

One of the most sought after Jasmines, Star Jasmine is grown for both it's evergreen foliage, and it's highly fragrant, sweet smelling white star-like flowers that cover the whole vine from mid-to late summer. Foliage will turn bronze in winter. Star Jasmine can be easily grown OUTDOORS on a warm wall or patio area. It is non-invasive and quite slow growing for a climber. 

The bottom photo shows one of our very large 15litre 9ft-10ft specimens on tri-cane.

10L pot, approx. 3ft inc. pot  (multi-stemmed)  29.99 (B)    ( 4 in stock)

15L pot, approx. 9ft-10ft  inc. pot on 6ft tri cane & 10ft cane (multi-stemmed)  124.99 (E)    ( 20 in stock, shown in bottom photo)