This vining Clematis has it all. Exotic pointed sepals, extreme flower power and growing ease are just a few of the reasons to add Maria Sklodowska Curie to your garden. You'll be in good company too, as this clematis has taken the world by storm - winning awards in Russia, France, Holland and most recently at the RHS (Royal Horticultural Society) in the UK. Named to honor the Polish/French Nobel Prize winner, it was bred by renowned clematis breeder Szczepan Marczyński, and was recently featured on a Polish stamp. This cultivar produces large double or semi-double white flowers with a greenish tinge at the base. Amazingly tough and hardy to Zone 4. Clematis 'Maria Sklodowska Curie'
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.
Clematis 'Maria Sklodowska Curie'
Sun Exposure:Full Sun, Partial Shade
Height/Habit:6 - 8 feet
Spread:36 - 48 inches
Spacing:36 - 48 inches
Flowering Date:Early-mid summer (June/ July)
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:Mulch +/- 2"
Flower Color:Green, White
Flower Form:5-6" fully double flowers with pointed tips.
Foliage Type:Tripartite leaves, composed of three elliptical leaves, sometimes round with pointed tips. Light green in spring, dark green in summer. Shiny, leathery, hairless.
Pruning:In our EZ Pruning Guide, this variety is in the YELLOW category. It blooms best on old vines. Use caution when pruning to retain healthy stems from last season for best flowering.
Soil Requirement:Fertile, well-drained soil. Tolerates most soils after fertilization.
Watering Requirement:Average water needs. Water regularly, do not overwater
Restricted States:AE AK GU HI PR
When will my order ship?
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:
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