Clematis x 'Multi-blue'
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
|Average Size at Maturity||Twining stems quickly climb 6 to 8 ft. tall, with support.|
|Bloom Time||Early summer, repeating late summer to fall.|
|Design Ideas||Maturing to only six to eight feet high, this smaller Clematis is excellent in a container by a trellis or taller plant for support, but remember to keep it well watered. Light pruning will keep it in shape for its first flush of blooms in early summer and subsequent blooming into autumn.|
|Flower Attribute||Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Cottage, Mediterranean|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Espalier, Specimen, Woodland Garden, Urban Garden, Ground Cover|
|Light Needs||Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Fruit Tree & Vine|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Fast Growing, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Key Feature||Compact Flowering Vine|
Thrives in well-drained, lightly alkaline soil, with roots sheltered and top growth in the sun. Mulch to conserve moisture. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish root system; reduce frequency once established. Feed regularly beginning in spring. Prune spent flowers to promote repeat bloom. Provide trellis or arbor support.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4 - 10