Clematis heracleifolia
Good for pollinators

Common Name : tube clematisType : Herbaceous PerennialHabit : ErectFoliage : DeciduousHeight : 0.5-1 metresSpread : 0.5-1 metresFlower colour : BlueFlowering from : Juneto SeptemberFoliage colour : GreenHardiness : H7
Hardy in the severest European continental climates < -20°
Sunlight : Full Sun / Part ShadeMoisture : Moist but well-drainedSeason of interest : Summer - Autumn

C. heracleifolia is a deciduous sub-shrub to 75cm, scrambling but not climbing, with herbaceous, slightly downy stems. Leaflets are in 3s, the terminal one large, ovate, to 12cm long. Flowers are tubular, the petals recurved at the tips when mature, borne in short, axillary clusters in mid-summer, and usually blue.


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