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Small, open, flat white or cream flowers with white filaments and anthers. The tepals are covered in silky hairs, more so on the outside. The species is tender and so should be kept in a warm conservatory or greenhouse.

Approximate height: 2.0 - 3.0 metres
Flowering period(s): Mar Apr
Aspect: Sunny
Pruning: No pruning (Group 1)
Country of origin: USA
Parentage: Species
Other name(s): Chaparaal clematis; Pipestem clematis;

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 2.5-4cm
Tepals: 4, up to 2cm long and 1cm wide in the wild, larger in cultivation, hairy