Schisandraceae. Twining, deciduous climber with attractive leaves and dark crimson flowers from late spring to summer.
Suitable for light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay) soils but prefers well-drained soil. It can grow in semi-shade (light woodland) or train on a wall or pergola. It prefers moist soil.
Ht. 10m. W. China/Burma. *** (fully hardy)