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Sweet Summer Love Clematis Plant

  • - Leather Flower
  • - Height: 10-12 feet
  • - Hardiness Zone: 4-9
  • - Exposure: Full Sun
  • - Bloom Time: May-June, September
  • - Every order comes complete with a large, Grade #1 bulb, premium fertilizer for rapid growth, and comprehensive planting instructions to ensure your success.
Plant Features

Sweet Summer Love Clematis Plants produce more than 2000 tiny, star-shaped blossoms in a single growing season! It is fabulously fragrant, free-flowering and incredibly easy to grow. WOW! Because it flowers on new wood only, it should be pruned back to around 16-inches in late winter. Clematis require moist soils to grow well. In northern gardens the do best in full sun but prefer lightly shaded areas in southern gardens. Deer seldom bother clematis.

Common Names: Leatherflower, Traveler’s Joy

'Sweet Summer Love' Clematis x USPP 24,044, Can 5,303

Companion Planting: Dahlia, Phlox, Salvia

Attribute name Attribute value
Plant Needs
Sunlight 6+ hours
Soil Moisture Moist
Soil Properties Well-drained
Tolerates Clay soil
Fertilizer When transplanted and then once every Spring
Growing Support Trellis
Attribute name Attribute value
Plant Characteristics
Height Category Tall
Mature Spread 12 feet
Habit Climbing
Flower Color Purple, Red
Foliage Color Green
Attracts Bees, Butterflies
Features Cut Flower
Garden Styles Cottage Garden, English Garden, Pollinator Garden, Therapeutic Garden
Plant Used for Aesthetic Appeal, Climbing or Vining, Focal Point, Spiller, Texture
Pet Friendly No
Plant Type Hybrid

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your garden will feel so sweet

Add this Sweet Summer Love to your climbing garden, it will feel so sweet

From Sheila | August 17, 2015