Originating from East Asia
Of ornamental and edible value, Akebia will scramble and twine along wires on a wall, fence or pergola or scramble through an old tree. . For best fruit grow in full sun in a sheltered position. Akebias are easy to grow and do not require pruning, however it may be necessary to plant two specimens to enable cross pollination for fruit production.
Grow in moist but well-drained soil in sun or part shade.
Eventual mature plant size :