Clematis armandiiItem #2715 USDA Hardiness Zone: 7 - 9
This showy evergreen vine features large, leathery green leaves and an abundance of fragrant, star-like white blooms in brilliant clusters. Perfect quick cover for patio, trellis or arbor, and a great privacy screen. Plant near outdoor living areas where the fragrance can be enjoyed. Not recommended for containers.
- OverviewLight Needs:Partial sunWatering Needs:Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.Average Landscape Size:Vigorous, twining stems quickly reach 20 to 25 ft. long.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:KLEM-ah-tiss ar-MAN-de-iPlant type:Vine - Requires SupportDeciduous/evergreen:EvergreenGrowth rate:FastAverage landscape size:Vigorous, twining stems quickly reach 20 to 25 ft. long.Foliage color:GreenBlooms:SpringFlower color:WhiteDesign IdeasA vigorous vine, this clematis should be well-secured to grow up a trellis or arbor. The foliage has a lush, exotic look as it drips off its support.Companion PlantsJapanese Maple (Acer); Climbing Rose (Rosa); Daylily (Hemerocallis); Hydrangea (Hydrangea); Butterfly Bush (Buddleja)
- CareCare InformationThrives in enriched, well-drained soil with a neutral pH. Shelter from cold, drying winds. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency, once established. Feed in early spring. Prune immediately after flowering to control size. Provide support such as a trellis or arbor.Pruning time: spring after flowering.Light Needs:Partial sunWatering Needs:Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.