246. Climbing Plants

08/02/2011 § Leave a comment

“A building finally becomes a part of its surroundings when the plants grow over parts of it as freely as they grow along the ground”

– From A Pattern Language by Christopher Alexander.

Corso Como 10 garden

Climbing plant brownstone side in Williamsburg.


Wisteria frutescens 'Amethyst Falls' Blooms on new wood; can be thinned or shaped at any time

above: Wisteria frutescens Amethyst Falls

abouve: Wisteria Blue Moon

above: morning glory (Convolvulaceae)

Blue shades of Clematis ‘Mrs. Cholmondely’ (pale)& ‘The President’ (dark)

moonflower vine

Sweet Potato Vine (Ipomoea batatas)



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