Clematis (Clematis macropetala 'Ballet Skirt') in the Clematis Database

Data specific to Clematis (Edit)
Raised by: Stanley Zubrowski
Country of Origin: Canada
Growing Zones: USDA Zone 3
USDA Zone 4
USDA Zone 5
USDA Zone 6
USDA Zone 7
USDA Zone 8
USDA Zone 9
Plant Group: Atragene
Typical Plant Size: Typically 4 to 6 feet
Pruning Group: Group 1 - Spring flowering, no pruning
Bloom Diameter: Small - 2 to 4 inches
Bloom Color (Tepals): Pale Pink hue
Bloom Shape: Semi-Double
Open bell shape
Preferred Light: Tolerates partial shade
Prefers full sun
Moisture Requirements: Average moisture requirements
Recommendations: Good choice for a container

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Plant Height: 4-6 ft.
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

Posted by goldfinch4 (Ripon, Wisconsin) on Jan 15, 2012 9:40 AM

Very hardy clematis - said to be hardy to zone 1. Fast grower. May repeat on and off through the summer with a small amount of flowers. This is a seedling of 'Rosy O'Grady'. Since its so short, it works well to plant with vines that get leggy and don't have flowers on the bottom.

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