Data specific to Clematis (Edit)
Country of Origin: China
Plant Group: Other: nutans
Typical Plant Size: Over 15 feet
Pruning Group: Group 3 - Hard pruning recommended in early spring
Bloom Diameter: Very Small - 2 inches or smaller (<5 cm)
Bloom Color (Tepals): Yellow hue
Other: pale cream to creamy yellow
Center Color (Anthers): Yellow anthers
Bloom Shape: Nodding
Bell shape
Preferred Light: Prefers partial shade
Tolerates full sun
Suitability as Cut Flower: Good cut flower (strong stem, average vase life)
Moisture Requirements: Average moisture requirements
Disease Resistance: Very disease resistant
Additional Information: Flowers are fragrant
Reported Dangers: May become invasive (self-sows freely)

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Plant Height: 15 to as much as 25 feet (4.5 to 7.5 meters)
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Blooms on new wood
Flower Color: Other: lemon
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Late fall or early winter
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Other Beneficial Insects: hoverflies
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Pollinators: Hoverflies
Containers: Not suitable for containers
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM

Common names
  • Clematis

Photo Gallery
Location: My North Yorkshire Garden
Date: 2019-10
Location: My North Yorkshire Garden
Date: 2019-10
This amazing clematis grows to the top of a 15ft tree every year
Location: Dragons, Chelmsford, Essex, UK.
Date: 2022-08-16
Location: Jardin botanique de Lyon, France
Date: 05/14/2014
photo by Léonce Carré via Flickr:
Location: BG Utrecht
Date: 2015-11-07
Location: BG Utrecht
Date: 2015-11-07
Location: Garden
Date: september 2014

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