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Clematis ligusticifolia

Small, scented, white flowers. A North American species from drier parts of the west coast, known locally as 'hierba de chievo' which means 'herb of the goat'.

Approximate height: infodot5.0 - 7.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotJun Jul Aug Sep Oct
Aspect:Sun or semi-shade
Pruning:Hard prune (Group 3)
Country of origin:SW Canada, W USA, NW Mexico
Parentage: infodotSpecies
Other name(s):brevifolia; lingusticifolia var californica
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 1.5-2.5cm
Tepals 4 (-5); 0-6-1.0 (-1.5) cm long, 0.3-0.5cm wide, oblanceolate to obovate or elliptic, spreading

Database entry: 497