Hardenbergia violacea 'Walkabout Purple' is a compact evergreen vining shrub that climbs by twining stems to 3 feet tall by 3 feet wide. Pinkish purple flowers with chartreuse spot in center cascade like small Wisteria blossoms in the winter to early spring. Plant in sun or light shade in hot inland areas. Tolerates and even prefers heavy soil so long as it drains well. Requires little water once established. Hardy to 25F.