Clematis virginiana


Common Name: virgin's bower
Plant Type:Vines
Light (original): sun, part sun
Light Requirements: Sun, Part Sun
Height:limited by support
Width:3 to 5 feet
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Wetland
Soil Type:moist
Soil Moisture:Mesic
Seed Ripens:
USDA Zones:3 to 9
Flower Colour:white, starry
Bloom Time:late summer
Comments:Vigorous twining vine. Masses of small flowers. Distinctive silky seedheads.
Germination:Seed is hydrophyllic, intolerant of dry storage.
Seed will germinate upon being shifted to 70°F after 90-140 days of moist, cold stratification at 40°F.
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Picture Copyright: Monica Dennis