Clematis x 'Little Duckling' Plant Patent Applied ForItem #2179 USDA Hardiness Zone: 3 - 9
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Light purplish-pink sepals with pale pink edges on exquisite flowers. Begin as double blooms, then single blooms later in the season, blooming continuously from top to bottom of the plant. Compact size ideal for containers, rambling through shrubs, or as a trailing perennial border. Deciduous.
- OverviewLight Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.Average Landscape Size:Moderate grower, with stems to 6 ft. long.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:KLEM-a-tis HIB-ridPlant type:Vine - Requires SupportDeciduous/evergreen:DeciduousGrowth rate:ModerateAverage landscape size:Moderate grower, with stems to 6 ft. long.Foliage color:GreenBlooms:Continuously blooms, throughout summer into fall.Flower color:PinkPatent Act:Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.Companion PlantsJapanese Maple (Acer); Climbing Rose (Rosa); Daylily (Hemerocallis); Hydrangea (Hydrangea); Butterfly Bush (Buddleja)
- CareCare InformationProvide well-drained soil, with roots sheltered and top growth in the sun. Mulch soil surface to conserve moisture. Water regularly during first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system; requires less frequent watering when established. Feed when new growth begins in spring. Provide trellis or arbor support.Light Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.