Will Avalanche Clematis grow in zone 7? Alternatives?

Laurenp17May 5, 2014

Looking for a pairing for my Josephine that will stay green through the winter months on my wire trellis. I thought Avalanche but other forums say it is fussy. Anyone with any luck? Many thanks.

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gardengal48

Very fussy. In fact, fussy enough not to overwinter well in my very mild Z8 (almost Z9) climate. I would not consider any of the cartmanii hybrids appropriate for anything lower than zone 8.

    Bookmark   May 6, 2014 at 4:24PM
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buyorsell888(Zone 8 Portland OR)

I agree with gardengal48, I've lost them here and not trying again.

    Bookmark   May 11, 2014 at 5:19PM
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