Brushwood Nursery is also my favorite place to buy climbing plants. Noteworthy Characteristics. <> (10 cm), adorned with 4-6 indigo-blue sepals and creamy anthers. Now I have a new grower to add to my list. Begin typing your search above and press return to search. %PDF-1.7 There are so many out there online it’s hard to know which will deliver the best plant specimens. They are good 'front of border' plants, make excellent companions in beds of bush roses, they can also be grown in window boxes, hanging baskets or cascading over a retaining wall. There’s been a lot of work lately with Clematis integrifolia as a parent in hybrids. I asked Dan Long, founder of Brushwood Nursery (a.k.a. (Stream it below,  read the illustrated transcript or subscribe free.). C. x Durandii is a non-twining clematis that will sprawl over the ground unless manually tied to a vertical support. Deciduous, this non-twining sub-shrub produces showy, star-shaped, upfacing flowers, up to 4 in. LISTEN OR SUBSCRIBE FREE: IN THEIR NATIVE HABITATS, Clematis don’t have that post holding up your mailbox to support them, or a piece of wooden trellis. Most are climbers, some are shrubs and several are herbaceous perennials. Dan is super to work with and the plants are in perfect condition when received. Durand's Clematis, Small-Flowered Clematis Regarded as one of the top favorite clematis by most gardeners, award-winning Clematis × durandii is a long-flowering herbaceous clematis. endobj Your email address will not be published. Thanks ( & to Dan Long, this time) for all the great info , IN ONE PLACE. I wanted to be sure to spread the good word for “non-vining” Clematis, too (that’s ‘Floris V,’ a form of Clematis integrifolia, up top), so that you might consider making space for them among your other perennials, where they will happily scramble and lend extra interest to a planting. #פ�u���~m�8�g0��CD�a5[3J�����Hj��. It’s what people are looking for. 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