Clematis (Clematis armandii) in the Clematis Database

Botanical names:
Clematis armandii Accepted
Clematis armandii var. armandii Synonym
Clematis armandii var. biondiana Synonym

Data specific to Clematis (Edit)
Country of Origin: China
Growing Zones: USDA Zone 7
USDA Zone 8
USDA Zone 9
Plant Group: Armandii
Typical Plant Size: Over 15 feet
Pruning Group: Group 1 - Spring flowering, no pruning
Bloom Diameter: Very Small - 2 inches or smaller (<5 cm)
Bloom Color (Tepals): White/Cream/Silver hue
Center Color (Anthers): Cream/White anthers
Bloom Shape: Single
Preferred Light: Prefers full sun
Moisture Requirements: Average moisture requirements
Additional Information: Evergreen
Flowers are fragrant
Reported Dangers: Parts of plant are poisonous when ingested

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7a -17.8 °C (0 °F) to -15 °C (5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: Over 15 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Spring
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Toxicity: Other: Entire plant toxic to animals, especially dogs
Containers: Not suitable for containers

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April Plants for Honey BeesApril Plants for Honey Bees
April 3, 2012

April is here and beekeepers will be kept busy trying to keep up with their bees' need for extra room to store the bounty collected from the blossoms they visited. April also marks the start of swarm season, so beekeepers will be keeping an eye out for swarms to catch; or they'll be trying to keep them from swarming by making splits.

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Comments:
Posted by goldfinch4 (Ripon, Wisconsin) on Mar 21, 2012 4:56 AM

Needs shelter from cold winds. Foliage is leathery and bronze when young. Toxic to animals, especially dogs.

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