Top 5 climbers to grow

Unleash vertical beauty! Our top 5 climbers transform walls, fences, and pergolas. Whether you crave privacy or cascading blooms, there's a perfect climber for you. Grow them in the ground or create stunning container displays with trellises. Choose from vigorous growers, vibrant flowers, or stunning foliage options. Many climbers provide a haven for wildlife, attracting insects that birds and bats love, and offering them precious nesting and resting spots.  Add vertical dimension and endless charm to your garden – explore our top 5 climbers today!

star jasmine on wall

  1. Clematis ‘Taiga’
  2. Rambling Rose 
  3. Honeysuckle
  4. Virginia Creeper 
  5. Star Jasmine 

1. Clematis ‘Taiga’

Feeling overwhelmed by Clematis options? Don't worry! With countless varieties, there's a perfect one for your space, sun exposure, and soil type. But if you crave a guaranteed head-turner, look no further than this RHS Chelsea Flower Show Plant of the Year nominee! This stunning climber boasts an abundance of blooms, resembling the exotic Passion flower. Incredibly hardy and low-maintenance, it's a guaranteed to be a star in your garden.

2. Rosa Rambling Rector 

A cascading waterfall of blooms! This vigorous rambler boasts a breathtaking display of creamy white flowers in large clusters, blooming all through early and late summer. Even north-facing walls get a show! Its long canes are perfect for disguising unsightly areas or creating privacy. Plus, it attracts wildlife and produces vibrant red hips in the fall. This rose thrives on rambling and will become a stunning feature in your garden.

Rosa Rambling Rector

3. Honeysuckle ‘Dart’s World’ (Lonicera japonica)

Fragrant Delight: Spoil your senses with this fast-growing honeysuckle! Boasting some of the most intoxicating scents in the garden, its dark pink flowers transform in shade as they bloom throughout late spring and simmer. Perfect for planting near walkways or patios, this vigorous climber will quickly become a stunning focal point.

4. Chinese Virginia creeper (Parthenocissus henryana)

Tired of overgrown climbers? Unlike its fast-growing cousin, the Chinese Virginia Creeper is perfect for smaller gardens. This low-maintenance vine boasts stunning autumn foliage, a vibrant contrast to its subtle flowers and berries. Easy to grow in well-drained soil, it will happily climb any support structure you provide, adding a touch of seasonal magic to your space.

Parthenocissus henryana

5. Star Jasmine (Trachelospermum jasminoides) 

Transform your garden with this captivating climber! The [plant name] boasts glossy, dark green leaves that put on a dazzling autumn display. Throughout summer, it releases a delightful fragrance and is adorned with a cascade of star-shaped white flowers. This easy-care vine thrives in well-drained soil and full sun. It can even be enjoyed indoors, bringing beauty and fragrance to your home.

Transform your garden with a beautiful climber! Choose from our wide range at Carpenters Nursery.