A vigorous climbing vine producing masses of fragrant starry 1" white flowers from late July into early September, flowers are followed by attractive gray silky plumes that are attached to the seeds, leaves are 3 to 5" long & divided in 3 parts, the flowers can come on so thick they obscure most of the foliage, attracts butterflies and hummingbirds, host plant for the beautiful Spotted Thyris (Thyris maculata) & Mournful Thyris (Thyris sepulchralis), sends up multiple stems, best grown on a trellis or fence, good rain garden plant.
Native Range: MB, QC, NS south to e. TX & c. FL
Germination - Easy: Cold stratify 8 weeks
Virgin's Bower in a 3.5 inch pot $12.25 (Temporarily Sold Out*)
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