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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 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. Plants are hardy to USDA zone 8

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Millettia reticulata, Summer Wisteria