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Clematis tangutica

Common name golden clematis, Old man's beard
Family ranunculaceae
Life cycle perennial vine (Z3-8)
Flowers yellow (summer)
Size to 12'
Light full sun-part shade
From seed germinates at room temperature
detailed seed-starting info below

Climber, will grow nicely into shrubs or onto trellises. Yellow flowers in summer are followed by striking silvery seedheads.

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from '03 trade. Baggy, 65F (55%G, 9-13d)
  2. Same seed as above. Baggy 70F (no G, 4w)

Among the easier clematis species to grow from seed, but seed loses viability within a few years.

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