Vines and Climbers forum: A beautiful purple vine at a strip mall

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Name: tarev
San Joaquin County, CA (Zone 9b)
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Mar 5, 2017 8:04 PM CST
Saw this lovely purple vine in San Ramon, CA, arching in between two buildings, very Spring-like!

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A reverse end shot, shows how the view complements the blooming cherry blossoms on the other end:
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Name: kathy
Zone 4b, near St. Clair MI
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Mar 13, 2017 4:50 PM CST
Nice !
I am looking for good ideas for a trellis and notice the Greeks have ancient trellises in their city streets. Similar to your picture, Tarev. I saw one trellis that had what looked like wisteria with tree-like trunks. Of course you are going to need a crane operator and an iron worker to build a trellis to hold big vines. Sighing!
"Things won are done, joy's soul lies in the doing." Shakespeare

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