When we think of clematis, we generally envision the popular clematis vine, a climber with large-flowering, star-shaped blooms. However, there are beautiful small-flowering and shrub-types that few people even know about. Learn more about clematis and how to get this beauty to thrive!
Clematis is a popular perennial climber hardy in USDA Hardiness Zones 4 through 8. They’re a great choice for a fence, wall, or trellis.
There is a wide variety of options as clematis come in many colors, flower sizes, and shapes. Some are at their best in sun and some in shade. Certain types bloom in spring and others bloom in late summer. Select the right clematis varieties, and you could have colorful flowers blooming for every season.