Clematis (Clematis florida 'Alba Plena') in the Clematis Database

Also sold as:
Plena
Atragene des Andes

Data specific to Clematis (Edit)
Country of Origin: Japan
Growing Zones: USDA Zone 6
USDA Zone 7
USDA Zone 8
USDA Zone 9
Plant Group: Atragene
Typical Plant Size: Typically 8 to 10 feet
Pruning Group: Group 3 - Hard pruning recommended in early spring
Bloom Diameter: Small/Medium - typically 4 inches
Bloom Color (Tepals): White/Cream/Silver hue
Center Color (Anthers): Green anthers
Bloom Shape: Double blooms in all climates
Preferred Light: Prefers full sun
Moisture Requirements: Average moisture requirements

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Plant Height: 8-10 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer

brought from England and newly planted - January blooms!

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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2009-06-01
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in Zuzu's garden
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Photo courtesy of Brushwood Nursery
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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This is not what I was expecting... by piksihk Jun 6, 2013 10:45 PM 17
Clematis starting to bloom in my garden by JuliaNY Jun 25, 2012 1:51 PM 16
Let's get noisy by zuzu Dec 18, 2010 9:25 AM 74

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