Traveller's Joy, Evergreen Clematis, Old-man's Beard Clematis vitalba

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Clematis vitalba

Family:

Ranunculaceae

Genus:

Clematis

Species:

vitalba

Common Name:

Traveller's Joy, Evergreen Clematis, Old-man's Beard

Seeds Per Pound:
182,508
Quantity:
0.04 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
178
Germination:
91%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
97%
Height:
45 feet
Collection Locale:
Hungary
Crop Year:
2015
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
5
In Stock: 0.04 lb
Prices
Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
4.95
10 g
13.50
Growing Info:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: cold stratify for 60 days.
Germination: sow seed 1/16" deep, tamp the soil, lightly mulch the seed bed.
Other: can be fall sown without stratification.
In a Nutshell:
* Clematis vitalba is a climbing shrub with branched, grooved stems , deciduous leaves, and scented greeny-white flowers with fluffy underlying sepals . The many fruits formed in each inflorescence have long silky appendages which, seen together, give the characteristic appearance of Old Man's beard . more...
* Vigorous; 1" white flowers with a slight almond scent beginning in July; native to Europe.
* The boiled roots and stems are used as a cure for the itch. more...