Clematis virginiana

Clematis virginiana


Virgins Bower Category:


Soil: Mesic (Medium) to Xeric (Dry)
Sun: Full to part
Height: Vining to 15′
Flowers: White, Fragrant
Bloom: July – August
Leaves: Deciduous vine

Suggested Uses:

This is a climbing Vine with nice clean, green foliage and delicate white flowers that turn to small smokey-like plumes, when maturing to seed. Grows nicely on a trellis or arbor. It grows in moist roadsides and along riverbanks and is a very useful plant for shoreline restoration.


Interesting Facts

Medicinal Uses:
Food Uses:
Name: Virgin’s Bower
Other Names: Devil’s Darning Needle, Old Man’s Beard
Other Uses:
This vine is attractive to bees, butterflies and hummingbirds

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Additional information

Weight 1 lbs

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