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Clematis x Sweet Summer Love

These flowers open to reveal a 4-petalled bright cranberry bloom that turns purple at the base over time, fading to pale violet. The first clematis to boast a fragrance, it is heavily scented of vanilla and viola. This vigorous grower also features bright green ovate foliage, adding to its lush appearance. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early summer to late summer
15 ft tall x 15 ft wide
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit tolerant
Tolerant to juglone


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate to Consistent Moisture
Patent Info PP24044, CPBR5303
Brand Proven Winners