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Passion flower clematis

Clematis florida

Belonging to the Clematis genus, Passion flower clematis has a botanical name of Clematis florida.

A native to China it was cultivated in Japan as far back as the 1700s.1 It climbs by means of leaf petioles that twine round the supports.1 There are two common varieties: ‘flore-pleno’ or ‘Alba’, and ‘sieboldiana’ or ‘Sieboldii’.

It grows mainly as a semi-evergreen, which means it will be evergreen in mild areas but otherwise deciduous. Passion flower clematis is known for growing with a vinelike habit to a height of approximately 3.05 metres (that's 9.91 feet in imperial). This plant tends to bloom in early summer.

China is believed to be where Passion flower clematis originates from.

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How to grow Passion flower clematis

Keep in mind when planting that Passion flower clematis is thought of as hardy, so this plant will grow or become dormant during the winter.

See our list of companion Plants for Passion flower clematis to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.

Growing Passion flower clematis from seed

Transplanting Passion flower clematis

As Passion flower clematis is hardy, ensure temperatures are mild enough to plant out - wait until after your last frost date to be on the safe side.

Common Passion flower clematis problems

These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Passion flower clematis plants:

Other names for Passion flower clematis

Asian virginsbower

Clematis florida Thunb.

Misspellings: pasion flower clematis,

Passion flower clematis care instructions

How long does Passion flower clematis take to grow?

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