Clematis (Clematis montana) in the Clematis Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6a -23.3 °C (-10 °F) to -20.6 °C (-5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9a
Plant Height: Scrambles and climbs 20 to 40 feet
Leaves: Semi-evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem

credit: Andrew Dunn

All About ClematisAll About Clematis
February 21, 2012

Despite what you may have heard about growing clematis, these beautiful plants are quite easy to grow. There are many variables to take into consideration when selecting the perfect plant for your location.

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Posted by Mindy03 (Delta KY) on Apr 16, 2012 2:55 PM

Honey bees get pollen from this plant.

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