Blue Ribbons Bush Clematis

Clematis integrifolia 'Blue Ribbons'

Pronunciation: KLEM-a-tus in-teg-ri-FO-li-a se-RU-le-a
SKU #02243
3-9

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OVERVIEW
Description A superb new herbaceous clematis with a strong, upright, non-vining, shrubby habit and delicate stems of solitary, nodding, bell-shaped, indigo blue flowers. Blooms are much larger and more prolific than similar varieties. After blooming, highly ornamental silvery seed heads develop, and persist into early winter. Perfect for front or mid-border.
Light Full sun, Partial sun
Watering Water deeply when top inch of soil is dry.
Blooms Late spring to summer
Mature Size Clump forming; reaches 12 to 16 in. tall and wide; grows wider with age.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Herbaceous
Special Features Easy Care, Compact Form
Problems/Solutions Black Walnut Tolerant
Growth Rate Moderate
Growth Habit Climbing
Flower Attributes Flowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
STYLE
Landscape Use Border, Container
Flower Color Blue
Foliage Color Gray-green
Companion Plants Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum); Pink (Dianthus); Catmint (Nepeta); Salvia (Salvia); Evening Primrose (Oenothera); Pinks (Dianthus)
CARE
Care Provide organically rich, well-drained soil. Mulch soil surface to conserve moisture. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Hard prune in early spring before new growth appears. Fertilize in spring as new growth begins to emerge.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-9

USDA Cold Hardiness Zone Map

Your USDA Cold Hardiness Zone: 6

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