Exposure: Sun/Shade

Water: medium

Height and Spread: H climbing’ X W 15′

Blooming Season: Summer


Plant the Akebia Quinata, Chocolate Vine, in your garden after the last frost of spring. It thrives in most soils, however, keep in mind that it does grow rapidly. It may serve as an excellent ground cover and has a distinct fragrance which is depicted to be a vanilla or chocolate aroma. Although this plant is native to China, Korea, and Japan it was introduced into the United States in 1845 and has prospered in various areas since then.