Kadsura japonica

Kadsura japonica by KENPEI (Own work) [GFDL or CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons | 9 of the Best Flowering Vines for Shade | When I needed to hide my neighbor's shed from view in my shady garden, I had a tough time finding flowering vines for shade that were non-invasive. This list of perennial shade vines has some really pretty plants that won't take over your yard.

Kadsura japonica by KENPEI (Own work) [GFDL or CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Zones: 7 to 10

For gardeners that live in warmer zones, Kadsura japonica is a great shade vine to try.

Read more about Kadsura japonica HERE. 

It is a semi-evergreen vine that grows in the shade and produces white or yellow flowers in the spring. But most of the time, it is grown for the beautiful red berries it produces in the fall and variegated leaves that stand out in the shade garden.

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