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Clematis Terniflora

Botanical Name:

Clematis terniflora

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How to Grow
Water
Medium
Water moderately, allowing the top 3cm to dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Plant Type

Vine, Ground Cover, Shrub

Lifespan

Perennial, Woody

Flower

Flowers bloom in late summer (August) to fall (October) and are produced in terminal branching panicles of 3-12 flowers. Each monoecious flower has four pure white, narrow, petal-like sepals, approximately 50 stamens, and 5-10 pistils with long, plumose styles

Fruit

Plume-like seed heads (clusters of 5-6 fruits connected at the heads and each having a long white tail). The large achenes are ovoid and flattened in shape; they are thinly covered with appressed silky hairs.

Benefits
Attracts

Bees

Butterflies

Hummingbirds

Taxonomy

Order

Ranunculales

Family

Ranunculaceae

Genus

Clematis

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