Best Vines To Cover Pergola. Best for zones three through nine the bleeding heart produces exotic heart-shaped blooms that that will look stunning dangling from a pergola. If youre considering growing vines to create a cover its likely best to use them in pergolas built over walkways and driveways for decoration purposes only as it can be incredibly time consuming for the vines to grow enough to provide shade.
Lonicera periclymenum is a wildlife-friendly native honeysuckle with deliciously perfumed flowers. What vines to grow on your pergola You want the plants covering your pergola to be sturdy easy to care for leafy enough to create adequate shade and be appealing to the eye. Ivy and Other Vines.
As the vines grow youll need to weave them through the trellis and then once they reach the.
For pergolas with a narrow width of 05m - 10m. A good plant to cover up a pergola that is in a sunny position. For each yearly extension of the horizontal cordons 3 - 6 eyes can be added. It needs to be hardy.