The colorful, striped sepals of the flowers in this collection will draw attention, so plant them strategically to turn heads. For added interest, Fragrant Star is one of the few scented large-flowered clematis. There's never been so many varieties from the Vancouver series as there are from Spring Hill Nurseries right now. These beloved clematis flowers are the perfect blend of modern and classic, bred heritage genetics yet with modern garden performances. These three are some of the most exciting, colorful varieties of the whole series. Includes Clematis 'Fragrant Star', 'Cotton Candy' and 'Deborah Dahl'
In our EZ Pruning Guide, this variety is in the YELLOW pruning category. It blooms best on old vine. Use caution when pruning to retain healthy stems from last season for best flowering.
Planting Instructions:YELLOW group vining clematis (potted, dormant or bareroot) should be planted 2-4" deeper than the current crown. This means you will plant roots,crown and come of the stem under the soil.
Winter Care:Apply a winter mulch around the base of the plant, especially in colder climates. Remove the mulch in early spring before growth starts.
Growth Rate:Fast, once established.
Foliage Type:Medium green, simple palmate to pinnate leaves arranged alternately and opposite on the stems.
Pruning:In our EZ Pruning Guide, these varieties are in the YELLOW category. They bloom best on old wood, but can also bloom on new wood. Use caution when pruning to retain healthy stems from last season for best flowering.
Soil Requirement:Good drainage is important. Prefers rich, well-drained, moist soil.
Watering Requirement:Water weekly or more often in extreme heat or containers.
Additional Information:Part of the Clematis Vancouver™ Series bred by Clearview Horticultural.