Clematis (Clematis montana subsp. montana) in the Clematis Database

Botanical names:
Clematis montana subsp. montana Accepted
Clematis montana var. grandiflora Synonym

Data specific to Clematis (Edit)
Country of Origin: India
Growing Zones: USDA Zone 6
USDA Zone 7
USDA Zone 8
USDA Zone 9 - partially shaded areas only
Plant Group: Montana
Typical Plant Size: Over 15 feet
Pruning Group: Group 1 - Spring flowering, no pruning
Bloom Diameter: Small - 2 to 4 inches
Bloom Color (Tepals): White/Cream/Silver hue
Center Color (Anthers): Yellow anthers
Bloom Shape: Single
Preferred Light: Tolerates partial shade
Tolerates full sun
Moisture Requirements: Average moisture requirements
Disease Resistance: Susceptible to clematis wilt
Additional Information: Flowers are fragrant
Recommendations: Good choice for beginners (easy to grow)
Good choice for shaded areas or northern walls
Good choice for hot climates

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7a -17.8 °C (0 °F) to -15 °C (5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 25 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Wildlife Attractant: Bees

so simple, so lovely!

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My first ever clematis by CarolHB May 3, 2016 8:27 AM 10
Calif. Sue's Garden by Calif_Sue Aug 4, 2017 6:24 PM 394

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