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Clematis virginiana

Virgin's Bower

Attractive showy semi-woody climbing vine suitable for landscape planting; best when grown on a trellis or fence. Clusters of creamy white fragrant flowers attract hummers and butterflies before turning into showy clusters of silky seeds that glisten with backlighting. It was first introduced into cultivation in 1720. Flowers on new growth.

Height: 8-12 ft
Width: 6-8 ft
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: July,August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 10
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Characteristics & Attributes for Clematis virginiana

Attributes

Fall Color
Fragrant Flower

Attracts Wildlife

Attracts Butterflies

Plant Habit

Climbing

Light Conditions

Sun to Shade

Native Plant Community

Savanna

Bloom Time

July
August
September

Flower Color

White

Flower Height

Entire HGT

Flower Type

Corymb

Foliage Color

Green

Leaf Texture

Medium

Prune Time

Jan/Feb/March

Flower Form

Single

Growth Rate

Fast