Fast Growing Vines and Climbing Flowers

Add beauty to your flower garden with our recommendations for prized backyard vines. From fast growing vines to climbing flowers, take a look at these prized picks.

Not only are fast growing vines and climbing flowers great to look at, they serve a definite purpose in backyards. Vines can add height and fullness to any flower garden with their sky-high antics. Take a look at these prize picks for ideas, then start adding them to your backyard.

  • Flower Gardening with Fast Growing Vines: Clematis
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    Clematis

    Clematis spp. Zones 3 to 9

    You say, “CLEM-uh-tis,” I say, “cluh-MAT-iss.” It doesn’t matter how you pronounce it; one word best describes this vine: dazzling! Clematis grows up to 30 feet tall, so you’ll get more flowers in less space.

  • Flower Gardening with Fast Growing Vines: Passionflower
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    Passionflower

    Passiflora spp. Zones 7 to 9

    Christian missionaries discovered the passionflower in South America in the 1500s. They saw symbolism in the bloom, and named it for Jesus’ passion. The vines can extend up to 50 feet.

  • Flower Gardening with Fast Growing Vines:Black-Eyed Susan Vine

    Black-Eyed Susan Vine

    Thunbergia alata annual

    Also known as clock vine, black-eyed Susan vine’s flowers superficially resemble their popular perennial namesake. The vine has thin green stems that extend up to 8 feet, wrapping around trellises or other plant stems.
    Black-eyed Susan vine puts on a great show when trailing from a container, too.

  • Flower Gardening with Fast Growing Vines: Wisteria

    Wisteria

    Wisteria floribunda • Zones 5 to 9

    There’s nothing like the sight and scent of a blooming wisteria garland to add romance to a spring backyard. Growing wisteria does take a bit of care. Be sure to provide ample support for the vine’s heavy limbs, and prune it each year after it flowers.

  • Flower Gardening with Fast Growing Vines: Sweet Pea

    Sweet Pea

    Lathyrus odoratus annual

    This easy-to-grow, fragrant flower prefers the cooler temps of spring and early summer, like its edible counterpart. It looks lovely among flowers or veggies.

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