VIRGIN'S BOWER (Wild Clematis)

Clematis virginiana

Climbing vine to about 8' to 12' high, spreads over trees, fences
Part shade to full sun - woodland edges, stream banks
Average to moist, well-drained soils
Many 1", creamy white flowers July/August
Male and female flowers on separate plants
Attractive, feathery seeds last all winter
Flowers are nectar source for insects

Toxic if ingested

Virgin's Bower Seeds Virgin's Bower Flower
Virgin's Bower Plant