Clematis Montana Rubens

TomHermensDecember 22, 2012

I cannot find anywhere any reference to the minimum temperature in C a Clematis Montana Rubens can endure in the winter. Like to hear!!

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garystpaul(4)

I've seen C. montana rubens thriving in Providence, RI, around zone 6B.

    Bookmark   December 25, 2012 at 3:35PM
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wieslaw59

All montanas died for me last winter. I'm in the warmer part of zone 7.

    Bookmark   December 26, 2012 at 4:04PM
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flora_uk(SW UK 8/9)

Tom - it will be fine pretty much anywhere in the UK. Maybe that's why you have found no reference to minimum temps - it's not an issue here. They're just assumed to be hardy. Where are you located? (BTW I just Googled 'C montana rubens minimum temperature' and immediately found a reference giving temps in F and C)

Here is a link that might be useful: C montana v. rubens

    Bookmark   December 31, 2012 at 7:58AM
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