Clematis x cartamanii “Avalanche” a hybrid Clematis is a selected seedling from a cross made at the Blackthorn Nursery in England. The pollen parent was
Clematis paniculata and the seed parent was Clematis marmoraria both evergreen species from New Zealand.
The Clematis Avalanche is an evergreen clematis with pure white single flowers displaying prominent yellow stamens in the center of the flower. The leaf is unique , deeply cut , leathery green , which are a very attractive feature when the plant is in full bloom , are almost hidden by the profusion of flowers in the spring. Flowers are born on previous seasons stems .
Plant the Clematis Avalanche on a fence or trellis , it can grow up to 15 feet with support , or use as a ground cover. If used as a ground cover trailing down a slope it will look like an avalanche of white flowers.
Plant in full sun to light shade, water regularly , hardy to 15 degrees F.
We are offering a well established plant 3 to 5 feet tall