frost hardy

rosemary lacey asked 13 years ago
what type of evergreen climbers can you suggest to climb on a wire netting to mahe a screen evergreen with some color must be frost hardy thank you

1 Answers

Gerry Daly Staff answered 4 years ago
You could use ivy but you will have to tie it in to get it going. The evergreen Clematis armandii would be good too, although it can suffer in a severe frost. 

The potato vine, Solanum jasminoides, would be the same. Japanese evergreen honeysuckle is a vigorous climber for a fence.