Hedera helix 'Goldheart' Ivy is possibly one of the most attractive of the variegated ivies. It has lovely foliage being dark green with bright yellow centres and, although vigorous, can be easily kept under control.
Parthenocissus tricuspidata 'Veitchii', native to China and Japan, is a very elegant climber with lovely fresh green three lobed leaves during the summer that turn the most magnificent burgundy in autumn.
Wisteria sinensis Amethyst is a wonderful twining climbing plant producing red-tinged violet/blue flowers in May before the leaves appear. It has a strong sweet perfume. Its growth is very vigorous and so it needs a sturdy support and it is not self-clinging.
Parthenocissus quinquefolia, or Virginia Creeper, is a very vigorous deciduous climber with lovely 5 lobed leaflets of a luxuriant green that turn glorious shades of red and orange early in the autumn.
Schizophragma hydrangeoides Roseum is a vigorous and beautiful deciduous climber suitable for any position, even deep shade. The flowers are spectacular having large flattened heads of tiny flowers, each floret being tipped with rosy pink bracts (modified leaves) up to 2" long that flutter in the wind.
Lonicera x heckrottii 'Goldflame' is a lovely climbing honeysuckle with excellent orange/yellow tubular flowers held in whorls over blue/green foliage. It is heavily scented, strong and fast growing but needs support.