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Clematis paniculata

Common Name(s):

Previously known as:

  • Clematis maximonowicziana
This plant has high severity poison characteristics.
See below
This plant is an invasive species in North Carolina
Description

Poisonous plant!

This beautiful plant with it's look of an exotic getaway can be planted in your garden so you can feel that getaway feeling every day while it is in bloom.

This plant is also known by the name of Clematis maximonowicziana. It reseeds, blooms on new growth, is easy to grow and can become invasive (from seedlings). This plant may be less frequently damaged by deer than other clematis species (hybrids) which is truly an advantage to this plant.

This magnificent plant can be wonderful arbor in your garden or a backdrop to cover a fence to create a captivating showstopper wall of flowing flowers.

The seedheads are wistful images of a grandfather's beard and only add to this wonderful plant's elegance and beauty.

The pinwheel flowers come in a range of colors from white to strokes of vibrant colors being added to enhance other colors such as pastel pink and white, vibrant purple and lilac, yellow, burgundy, red and bright pink. This wonderful cascading plant is one that will enhance your garden to make it stand out like no other. It will remind you of wondering down country lanes and escaping to far away places.

Things to know.

White, fragrant flowers in August and September; feathery seeds

Houseplant or interiorscape; forest or natural area as native vine; landscape as cultivated herbaceous or woody vine

Climbing method

Twisting petioles and twining stems

 

Cultivars:
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Cultivars:
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#purple#hummingbirds#red#white#butterflies#pink#showy flowers#deciduous#yellow#invasive#poisonous#lilac#white flowers#easy to grow#wildlife plant#purple flowers#pink flowers#white flower#red flowers#yellow flowers#show stopper#arbor#lilac flowers#fence#pink flower#vines#cascading#burgundy#red flower#vine#pastel#climber#showstopper
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Clematis
    Species:
    paniculata
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    New Zealand
    Wildlife Value:
    This plant attracts butterflies and hummingbirds.
    Play Value:
    Wildlife Enhancement
    Particularly Resistant To (Insects/Diseases/Other Problems):
    This plant may be less frequently damaged by deer than other clematis species (hybrids).
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Houseplant
    Poisonous
    Vine
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Semi-evergreen
    Habit/Form:
    Cascading
    Growth Rate:
    Rapid
    Texture:
    Medium
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    Usda Plant Hardiness Zone:
    4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b
  • Fruit:
    Fruit Description:
    many small, dry fruits each with a silky-plumose tail
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Pink
    Purple/Lavender
    Red/Burgundy
    White
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Fragrant
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Fall
    Flower Description:
    The pinwheel flowers come in a range of colors from white to strokes of vibrant colors being added to enhance other colors such as pastel pink and white, vibrant purple and lilac, yellow, burgundy, red and bright pink. 4-8 petal-like parts of various colors, many stamens.
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Semi-evergreen
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Leaf Type:
    Compound (Pinnately , Bipinnately, Palmately)
    Leaf Arrangement:
    Alternate
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Description:
    leaves alternate, pinnately divided
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Houseplants
    Lawn
    Landscape Theme:
    Butterfly Garden
    Pollinator Garden
    Attracts:
    Butterflies
    Hummingbirds
    Problems:
    Contact Dermatitis
    Invasive Species
    Poisonous
  • Poison:
    Poison Severity:
    High
    Poison Symptoms:
    Poisonous by Dermatitis, ingestion, inhalation. All species are toxic, all parts are poisonous. Symptoms: Burning sensation of mouth and mouth ulcers; skin redness and burning sensation
    Poison Toxic Principle:
    Anemonin
    Causes Contact Dermatitis:
    Yes
    Poison Part:
    Bark
    Flowers
    Fruits
    Leaves
    Roots