Landscaped garden, decorated with lots of greenery and framed by an openwork fence, which is as if woven of leaves and fanciful flowers – the pride of any owner. Climbing plants for the fence, as if specially created by nature to becoming a worthy decoration of the site, to change and transform the face of the garden. Climbing plants are an important element in the landscaping of the site as it is able to bring greenery and bloom in places where other plants would not be enough space.
Weaving plants for the fence – universal elements for landscaping. After all, they can be used to solve several design challenges:
- Decorative. Twining perennials can not only «dress» the fence: they adorn the low buildings and fences, as well as openwork pergola, trellis and arches.
- Camouflage. Trudging plants designed to beautify the unsightly exterior. They allow you to transform unsightly walls, sheds, hiding a small error surfaces, compost bins and barrels to collect rain water.
- Ukrywa. Fast growing plants, avivausa walls help protect from the street dust and noise, providing the owners of the site peace and quiet. They are planted along the fences, outdoor venues and gazebos for life-saving shade and a pleasant coolness.
It should also be noted that the creepers visually enhance the garden area.
Using climbing plants you can create a tiered structure, through which visually enlarge the area of the garden
The most attractive and popular with most gardeners, representatives of the flora of the winding – climbing roses. A variety of these plants that has the most incredible colors and shapes is simply amazing.
Selecting a good combination of varieties, you can create a beautiful fence that will delight gorgeous blooms and wonderful fragrance are not alone year
Low maintenance plant can plant on his land even a novice green thumb: enough to plant the Bush in lighted areas with fertile soil, and then only periodically to fertilize and watering the rose. Though climbing roses need no special care, but in autumn with the onset of cold weather, they still require pruning and additional shelter.
Most varieties of climbing roses that bloom in the first half of June, delighting unusually beautiful bloom for 3-4 weeks. Other months, the fence is decorated with only the foliage of the plants.
The beautiful climbing new Dawn, a three-meter whip which is dotted with many pale pink flowers, able bloom throughout the summer
Sun-loving plants are the most decorative and magnificent flowering show not only in well-lit territories.
No less popular among owners of country houses are clematis. Large star-shaped flowers, drop on shoots in the first weeks of summer, never cease to delight his wondrous flowering until autumn.
Beautiful flowers, densely covering shoots, able to create a continuous carpet, dotted with «stars» white, pink, blue and purple shades
Clematis need fertile soil and sufficient illumination of the site. When you create optimal conditions and skillful pruning of shoots, flowering clematis can be shed until the first frost.
Among the charming exotics can distinguish a number of varieties, adapted to suit the harsh winters. Key among them: long blooming ?Ballerina? with elegant white flowers ?Nelly Moser? with pale pink petals, decorated with a bright crimson stripe ?Nikolay Rubtsov?, the petals of which are framed by multiple contours, thereby creating the effect «flower in flower».
Creeping vines – perfect for the design of the fence. Using small sucker roots they are able to conquer any height, freely harboring a solid fence 3-4 meters. The most picky among the creeping vines: stemmed hydrangea, honeysuckle and campsis. Planting them in spring or autumn along the fence or supports, the next season you can see how powerful the stems of vines steadily climb a vertical surface, hiding the fence with a green carpet.
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Stemmed hydrangea is a beautiful lianovidny shrub, freely reaching a height of from 8 to 20 meters.
On the background of green leaves egg-shaped showy pinkish-white flowers are collected in paniculate inflorescences
Among the most attractive varieties can be distinguished: ?Miranda?, leaves with yellow-creamy border, as well as the oakleaf hydrangea with lush cone-shaped flowers and dense foliage, autumn, painted in deep purple colors.
For decoration durable concrete, stone and brick fences are ideal Wisteria. Light-loving vine, decorated with white, purple or pink clusters of miniature flowers, capable of even the most nondescript fence transform into a spectacular fenced.
Gathered in racemes wonderful flowers, blooming in early may, completely obscured by foliage and veiled fence
In landscape design the most widely used:
- Chinese Wisteria — reaches a height of 20 meters. In the summer months, adorned with loose bunches of pale purple flowers, exuding a fruity aroma;
- floriferous Wisteria – larger size, ovate leaves and showy drooping white flowers. The branches of the plant originally spun clockwise;
- Japanese Wisteria one of the most spectacular vines, whose branches reach the height of 8-10 m, twisting around supports in a clockwise direction. Dense inflorescence with flowers of purple-blue and white colors reach a length of 50 cm.
Heat-loving vine campsis known to many gardeners because of its unusual orange flowers resembling little gramophonic. Blooming in the second half of June, the vine pleases the beautiful flowering until early autumn. She is immune to any adversity: Liana quietly tolerate frost to -20°C.
The main advantage of this perennial creeper is a gas and dimostrativo, as well as excellent resistance to urban conditions
When growing plants you should consider its ability to grow rapidly, conquering territory from a weaker «neighbors». Timely pruning and fertilizing will keep a compact shape and decorative plants throughout the season.
Undemanding plant honeysuckle can not only beautify the fence, but also bring a special aura to set the mood. Honeysuckle is considered a champion of simplicity. Curly beauty prefers Sunny areas, but freely tolerates partial shade. It is not demanding to soil conditions, but responds with joy the rapid growth and abundant flowering on fertilizing with organic fertilizer.
Exuding during flowering a subtle sweet aroma, the honeysuckle is capable of doing a country station in the likeness of Paradise
Extraordinarily beautiful honeysuckle in the flowering period, which falls on the first month of summer. Collected in the inflorescences of delicate flowers can have the most incredible shades, ranging from pale white and yellow and finishing with a spectacular combination of pink and orange. Most attractive different varieties ?Serotina? with bright red and crimson flowers, honeysuckle Korol’kova with pale Pink blossoms ?Thomas Grahm? with cream and Golden-yellow flowers.
Does not require special conditions for growing grapes girl is especially attractive Lacy foliage, which in autumn, as if under the artist’s brush, painted in amazingly beautiful shades of Burgundy and red.
Deciduous vine capable of only one year to grow to 4 meters, covering a large area and forming a dense fence of plants
From spring to autumn fences twined with graceful stems with Lacy foliage, looks great. Plant care is pruning in a timely manner, preventing the excessive growth and thickening of the vines.
Fast growing ivy is a popular landscaping element. For resilience and simplicity ivy can give odds to any climbing plant.
Evergreen plant, forming thickets curly, is able to maintain decorative attractive appearance all year round. Ivy is an excellent choice for areas with a temperate mild climate
Ivy clad walls are the perfect backdrop for spring flowering daffodils and tulips, or annuals: gladioli, coreopsis, roses.