Which climbing plant - annual or perennial - is suitable for our house, and what are the advantages and disadvantages to be considered? Selecting plants purely based on pretty photographs is not recommended, because the flowering period may be disappointingly short. Occasionally, even evergreen plants are an option. Then again, espalier fruit and especially grapevines - described in great detail by FassadenGrün - require a lot of care and maintenance. The following plant profiles help you with your selection and point out, which trellis systems are suitable.
Southern flair and fruit
Flower abundance, vigorous growth
Evergreen or abundant blossoming
Noble, high maintenance