Data specific to Clematis (Edit)
Raised by: Walter Pennell
Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Growing Zones: USDA Zone 4
USDA Zone 5
USDA Zone 6
USDA Zone 7
USDA Zone 8
USDA Zone 9
Typical Plant Size: Typically 8 to 10 feet
Pruning Group: Group 2 - Optional, light pruning after flowering
Bloom Diameter: Large - between 6 to 8 inches
Bloom Color (Tepals): Light to Lavender Blue hue
Center Color (Anthers): Yellow anthers
Bloom Shape: Single
Ruffled or wavy tepal texture
Other: Overlapping petals
Preferred Light: Tolerates partial shade
Prefers full sun
Suitability as Cut Flower: Good cut flower (strong stem, average vase life)
Moisture Requirements: Average moisture requirements
Additional Information: Free-flowering (very floriferous)
Recommendations: Good choice for a container
Good choice for shaded areas or northern walls
Awards: Royal Horticultural Society Award of Garden Merit

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Plant Height: 8-10 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Lavender
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Child plants: one child plant

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Common names
  • Clematis
Also sold as:
  • Horace Young

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Location: My house
Date: May 10, 2024

Date: 2020-06-21
Location: Florissant, MO
Date: May 2016
Location: My Garden, Utah
Date: 2015-05-17
Location: In my Northern California garden
Date: 2016-03-27
Location: Dallas,Texas
Date: 2015-04-14
Location: My Garden, Utah
Date: 2015-05-06
Location: Virginia Beach, VA
Location: My garden
Date: 2023-08-14
Location: my garden in Dawsonville, GA (zone 7b north Geogia mountains)
Date: 2021-05-17

Date:
Location: KALAMA WA
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Location: My garden
Date: 2022-05-02
Location: In my Northern California garden
Date: 2014-04-13

Date: 6-9-2022

Date: 2017-06-05
Location: Clinton, Michigan 49236
Date: 2017-11-05
Clematis 'H.F. Young', 2016, Queen of the Vines [Clematis], KLEM-

Date: 6-9-2022

Date: 2021-09-18
Location: Virginia Beach, VA
Date: 2009-04-29

Date: 2009-06-10
Uploaded by scflowers
Location: My garden in Warrenville, SC
Date: April 4, 2016
Location: My garden
Date: 2024-04-17
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Date: 2023-08-03
Clematis 'H.F. Young'.
Location: My garden
Date: 2024-04-30

Date: 2022-05-26
Location: Grapevine, Texas USA
Date: 2021-06-05
Location: Michigan
Date: 6-10-18
Bud just beginning to open.

Date: 2021-05-19
Location: Hood, Alabama 
Date: 2023-06-18

Date: 2020-09-27
Location: My backyard in Allentown, PA
Date: 2017-05-23
H. F. Young put forth a cluster of flowers at the base of the bas
Location: Virginia Beach, VA
Date: 2007-08-28
Location: East garden
My best blooming clematis
Location: Clinton, Michigan 49236
Date: 2017-11-05
Clematis 'H.F. Young', 2016, Queen of the Vines [Clematis], KLEM-
Location: Beautiful Tennessee 
Date: May 1, 2014
I like the color
Location: My garden in Warrenville, SC
Date: April 10, 2015
Location: Fireplace garden - more shade than sun
Date: 2012-0515
Location: In my Northern California garden
Date: 2012-04-26
Location: Kannapolis, NC
Date: 2014-04-29
Reliable bloomer
Location: My backyard in Allentown, PA
Date: 21 May 2016
Close-up view on 21 May 2016.
Location: Lincoln NE zone 5
Date: 2020-05-14
Location: My garden in Warrenville, SC
Date: 2018-04-04
Location: mid-TN
Date: 2017-04-28
Location: My garden in N E Pa. 
Date: 2016-05-22
Uploaded by bedofroses

Date: 2004-06-05
Location: Fireplace garden - more shade than sun
Date: 2012-0515
Location: Fireplace garden - more shade than sun
Date: 2009-1024
Location: Fireplace garden - more shade than sun
Date: 2012-0515
Location: My backyard in Allentown, PA
Date: 15 July 2016
H. F. Young Flower in profile on 15 July 2016.
Location: all photos from my garden
Date: 2008-01-02
Location: At a nursery
Date: 2011-12-02
Location: Concord, NC zone 7
Date: 2016-03-26
Location: Schreiner's Gardens near Salem, OR
Date: 2015-05-14

Date: 2015-06-11
Uploaded by Carolyn22
Uploaded by Flea
Location: In my garden...NC zone7
Date: April,  2008

Photo courtesy Brushwood Nursery
Location: At a local nursery
Date: 2014-03-28

Date: 05-19-2016
Location: Michigan
Date: 2018-05-23
Location: In my Northern California garden
Date: 2012-04-26
Location: In my Northern California garden
Date: 2012-04-26

Photo courtesy of Joy Creek Nursery
  • Uploaded by Joy
Uploaded by diasporalife
Location: In my garden...NC zone 7
Date: April 2008
Location: At a local nursery
Date: 2014-03-28
Location: Rhode Island
Date: 2013-05-21
Location: Rhode Island
Date: 2013-05-21
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Plant Events from our members
Richardis70 On January 28, 2016 Obtained plant
Set in hot bed. I have 3.
NikkiGerena On May 6, 2017 Plant emerged
There are some leaves coming up. Hoping the growth really picks up once it's warm again.
NikkiGerena On April 27, 2017 Potted up
I received this as a plug. Planted 2" below surface in a 10" pot.
Michelezie On June 11, 2018 Bloomed
Mellis0821 On June 14, 2019 Bloomed
paleohunter On April 7, 2022 Bloomed
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