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Chinese wisteria

Wisteria sinensis (Sims) Sweet

Family: Leguminosae

Name justification:
The genus is dedicated to Caspar Wistar (1761-1818). He was Anatomy teacher at the University of Pennsylvania.
Sinensis is the Latin term for chinensis: from China.

Common name: Chinese wisteria
Description: Climbing plant
Leaf: Decidious Broad Compound Imparipinnate

Origin and distribution:
It comes from China.

Location in the garden:
There are several specimens climbing on the plane trees of the growing at the right side of the fountain in the 'Alameda' Park.


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