Wisteria, hydrangea, honeysuckle, clematis, vines, quince, jasmine are just part of the range of climbing structural plants we keep. Each with there own characteristics there is something for every requirement.
A climbing plant can draw the eye away from the ground and give the garden an extra dimension. There great for screening offensive buildings and walls and break up the formality of a long fence or wall.
Some climbers will grip on to the surface themselves but some may require training wires or trellis to get them where you would like.