Clematis glaucophylla is rare native vine with attractive leaves and hot pink flowers that can bloom throughout most of the growing season.
- Pollinated by hummingbirds and bumble bees
- Easy to grow
- Well-behaved habit
- Twining vine
- Plants die back in the fall and arise again in early spring
- 8 to 12 feet tall
- Hardy in USDA hardiness zones 6, 7, 8, and 9
In central North Carolina, flowering starts in May and can continue through the summer if plants receive a steady supply of moisture.
How to grow
Planting in moist, rich soil will be rewarded with ample growth and lots of flowers. It prefers part shade, but will grow in full sun with adequate moisture.
Care and maintenance
Flowers are formed on new growth so stems can be cut to the ground anytime in winter. To extend flowering through the summer, water during dry spells.
Where to plant
On trellises, arbors, and along porch railings. In Southern gardens Clematis glaucophylla can be grown in large containers.
When to plant
Best in spring or fall, but can be planted in the summer if plants are kept well-watered until they get established.
When will my plant flower?
Flowering-sized plants will flower their first year.
Around 6 feet apart.
Native habitat and range
Rare native, growing in woodland openings at scattered locations throughout the Southeastern United States.
Source and origin
Plants are grown from seeds here at the nursery. The original seeds came from Blount County, Tennessee.
|State||Cost per order|
|GA, MD, NC, SC, and VA||$10.00|
|AL, CT, DE, IL, IN, KY, MA, MI, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, TN, VT, and WV||$12.00|
|AR, FL, IA, LA, ME, MO, MS, NH, and WI||$14.00|
|CO, KS, MN, NE, ND, OK, SD, and TX||$15.00|
Sorry, we can't ship plants outside of the continental United States or to AK, AZ, CA, HI, ID, NM, NV, OR, and WA, due to agriculture restrictions.How long will it take to get my order?
All plants are shipped from our nursery in central North Carolina. Most orders ship at the start of the week. Depending on destination, orders placed after Tuesday may be shipped the following week.Can I get my plants shipped at later date?
Yes, in the shopping cart select the week you would like your order to be shipped on.What shipping carriers do you use?
USPS Priority Mail and UPS Ground for larger orders.Do you guarantee your plants?
We guarantee our plants to be healthy, ready for planting, and correctly named. We are not able to guarantee whether a plant will grow in your garden as there are too many circumstances that are beyond our control.
On rare occasions, a plant shipped dormant may fail to emerge from its dormancy. If this happens, please let us know.
If you are concerned about a plant, please contact us within 14 days to let us know. If we can’t help you make it grow, we’ll send you a new plant or issue a refund.Returns
Unfortunately, due to the perishable nature of plants, they can’t be returned for a refund. If your plants arrive damaged or you are unhappy with them, please let us know straight away.Can I order over the phone?
Sorry, we're unable to take orders over the phone at this time.What about sales tax?
We propagate our own plants and are not required to collect North Carolina sales tax.Where can I find information about your plants?
Here are some FAQ on how we grow plants.