Common Name: Sweet Autumn Clematis
Zone: 5, to 20 degrees F Find Your Zone
Height: Climbs to 30 feet
Width: spreads 4-6 feet
Bloom Time: September-October
Bloom Color: Pure White star-shaped flowers
Sun exposure: Full to part sun
Soil: Plant in a rich, porous, alkaline soil and allow plenty of room for the roots to spread. Performs best when the tops are in full sunlight and the roots are shaded, so apply a generous layer of mulch near the base of the vine. Cut back in early spring to just above the base of last year’s stems.
This rampant grower will spread over a fence, trellis or arbor in one season. It’s a gorgeous sight covered in pure white, star-shaped flowers in late summer.