Akebia White Chocolate
Akebia quinata 'Alba'
A white variation of the Chocolate Vine, Alba Akebia is a semi-evergreen, fast-growing climber or ground-cover.
New leaves are tinged purplish when they emerge in the spring, along with tiny white flowers that are, upon close inspection, sweetly fragrant. Leaves then mature to a blue-green. 2-4" pods appear September - October.
|Category||Flowering Perennial Vine|
|Foliage Type||Winter Dormant|
|Height||10' - 20'|
|Spread||10' - 20'|
|Primary Foliage Color||Green|
|Seasonal Foliage Color||Winter Dormant|
|Flower Color||White (fragrant)|
|Sun Preferences||Full Sun|
|Water Preferences||Average: Ensure planting area provides adequate drainage.|
|Cold Hardiness Zone||4 to 8|