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Will Avalanche Clematis grow in zone 7? Alternatives?

Posted by Laurenp17 7 (My Page) on
Mon, May 5, 14 at 11:25

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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RE: Will Avalanche Clematis grow in zone 7? Alternatives?

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.


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RE: Will Avalanche Clematis grow in zone 7? Alternatives?

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


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