Use Current Location. It is native to the coastal regions of eastern Australia, but is also cultivated in the United States and Europe. A small shrub or woody vine is originally from Australia. Hardenbergia violacea. It won’t get out of hand. Plant in sun or light shade in hot inland areas. It prefers sun or partial shade and needs to be kept moist until established; then it is drought-tolerant. Plant and enjoy now, then cut back after bloom to prevent tangling. Jan 6, 2017 - Explore Anastasia Suen's board "Hardenbergia" on Pinterest. I suggest that now in late summer is a good time to plant as it will start flowering this Autumn. The plant is a large size when mature and can spread about 2 to 5 metres. It is perfect for climbing up a small structure such as an obelisk, or tumbling out of a large container. Hardenbergia violacea 'Happy Wanderer' (Purple Vine Lilac) - An evergreen vine that climbs by twining stems to 12-16 feet. The Hardenbergia produces blooms of white, pink, or violet flowers in early spring. Check Other Stores closed. ), Example: Yes, I would like to receive emails from Alden Lane Nursery. Glycine is the genus of the related soy bean (Glycine max) and this plant was later combined with Hardenbergia, a name Bentham used in 1837 when describing Hardenbergia ovata. Its foliage is dark green and works best when planted in partial sun. It is hardy to about 20 degrees and at 10 ft. Simple, oblong (2-4 inches) leaves clothe these stems. Purple Coral Pea, False Sarsaparilla, Native Sarsaparilla, Coral-pea, False Sarsaparilla Vine, Honey Bee On Happy Wanderer Vine, Native False Sarsaparilla Vine, Native Lilac, Purple Coral-pea, Purple Coral-pea (shrubby Form), Purple Coralpea, Sarsaparilla. Looking fantastic at the moment is an Australian native plant called Hardenbergia violacea, or commonly known as the ‘Happy Wanderer’ vine. Hardenbergia violacea 'Canoelands' (Purple Vine Lilac) - An evergreen vine that climbs by twining stems to 12-16 feet with simple linear leaves, that are narrower and more squared at the tip that the more common 'Happy Wanderer' with the same pinkish-purple flowers with a chartreuse spot in the center, but the flowers are slightly longer and the flowering period from winter through spring. The botanical name is Hardenbergia Violacea. Happy Wanderer Vine Lilac (L6317) Item #376432 Model #NURSERY. Jul 4, 2020 - Explore Karen Martin's board "HAPPY WANDERERS", followed by 105 people on Pinterest. Tolerates and even prefers heavy soil so long as it drains well. Genus. Because the long, carrot-like root was reportedly used as a substitute for sarsparilla by Australian aboriginal bushmen, it also has the common names Australian Sarsparilla and False Sarsaparilla. Hardenbergia violacea ‘Happy Wanderer’ Hardenbergia violacea ‘Happy Wanderer’ Lilac Vine. It is easy to grow once established and when well grown and in a spot where it is happy, it blooms throughout winter. It likes lots of sun, even afternoon sun. Evergreen in mild winters. Hardenbergia Violacea - Happy Wanderer is a rampant, evergreen vine with fragrant lavender flowers. (We may close early due to extreme weather or air conditions. Lilac vine (Hardenbergia ‘Happy Wanderer’) is most satisfactory when grown in the ground and supported by a trellis or an arbor. Feel free to call 925-447-0280 before visiting in the afternoons. It was first described (as Glycine violacea) by the Dutch botanist George Voorhelm Schneevoogt in Icones Plantarum Rariorum in 1793 from cultivated plants that were thought to be from seeds collected in the Sydney area in the first few years of that settlement. Other common names include Purple Coral Pea, Happy Wanderer, Native Lilac. Scientific names. What is hardenbergia? Ideal accent or specimen plant. The blend of Happy Wanderer with Free ‘n Easy is a combo that’s irresistible. Hardenbergia violacea 'Happy Wanderer' (Happy Wanderer Lilac Vine), Hardenbergia violacea 'White Out' (White Out Lilac Vine)Also known as Lilac Vine, Hardenbergia is a moderate growing, shrubby evergreen vine that climbs by twining stems to 12-16 feet.