So many beautiful Flowers! Easy care and comes back each year bigger and more beautiful
- Part Sun to Sun
The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).
This plant is hardy in zones 4 - 8
Zones are based on the lowest average temperature an area is expected to receive during the winter. They are used to determine whether a plant is likely to be perennial in your area. If your zone is equal to or higher than the zone listed for the plant, it will be hardy for you and thrive in your climate.
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Add some icy cool to your summer garden!
The cool white-blue flowers are round or semi-spherical in shape, and reach 4-5" in diameter. This prolific bloomer flowers on both old and new wood, and blooms from June through August.
Top three reasons to grow 'Diamond Ball' clematis:
Continuous Bloom or RebloomerLong BloomingVine:Vine
- unique ice-blue flowers
- easy care: just prune to 18" (45 cm) tall in early spring
- vigorous and disease-resistant
CharacteristicsPlant Type:ShrubShrub Type:DeciduousHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:60 - 72 InchesTrails Up To:72 InchesSpacing:24 - 36 InchesSpread:24 - 36 InchesFlower Colors:BlueFlower Colors:WhiteFlower Shade:White-blue flowersFoliage Colors:GreenFoliage Shade:greenHabit:ClimbingContainer Role:Thriller
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:Part Sun to SunLight Requirement:SunMaintenance Category:EasyBlooms On:New WoodBlooms On:Old WoodBloom Time:Early SummerBloom Time:Mid SummerBloom Time:Late SummerHardiness Zones:4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8bWater Category:AverageUses:Border PlantUses:ContainerUses:LandscapeUses:Specimen or Focal PointUses Notes:
specimen plant; borders; trellisMaintenance Notes:
"Feet in the shade, head in the sun" is the old maxim for successfully growing clematis, so plant it where the vine gets sunshine but the roots stay cool. You can accomplish this with mulch, or by shading the root zone with a nearby shrub or perennial.
'Diamond Ball' clematis flowers on both old and new wood, so for pruning, cut it back to 18" (45 cm) tall in early spring. Provide a trellis or other structure for clematis to climb on at planting time.'Diamond Ball' Clematis sp. USPP 24,045, Can 5,158
Jennifer Winship, British Columbia, Canada, 1 year ago