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Clematis terniflora (paniculata)
Common Name: Sweet Autumn Clematis Family: Ranunculaceae (The Buttercup Family)

Clematis terniflora (paniculata)
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This is such an Autumn gem, lightly fragrant and covered with thousands of small white flowers. Do be sure you have sufficient space or a tall arbor to let it spread out - it is vigorous. Can be pruned to one meter in February, or left to wander. Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia - China and Japan
Native Habitat:
Hedgerows, forest margins, scrub on slopes, grassy areas on hills, among rocks in coastal areas.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourWhite/Cream 
TypeVine  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height25-40'  Bloom TimeSummer - Fall 
Spread10' +  FragranceYes 
Light ExposureFull - Part Sun  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureMoist Average  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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Recommended Companion Plants:
Clematis montana "'Pink Perfection'"

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