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Clematis montana Snowflake

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Clematis montana Snowflake Himalayan Clematis, Anemone Clematis,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Deciduous

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Climbers, Hedging / Screening, Palms, Ferns & Tropical Climbing / Twining

A vigorous climber with shiny green foliage and masses of large sweetly-scented white star flowers during Spring followed by fluffy seed heads. Great for growing over pergolas or covering fences and walls. Grows approx. 4m tall x 2.5m wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
2-4m 2-4m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Balcony / Roof, Borders / Shrubbery, Climber / Creeper, Courtyard, Formal Garden, Fragrant Garden, Hedging / Screening, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Tropical Garden, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Prefers a full sun to part-shade position in a well-drained moist soil. It will require a support or structure to climb or allow to scramble over the ground. Fertilise with a annual slow release fertiliser and mulch around the base to retain moisture.

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Ranunculaceae Asia

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: White
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: No

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate