Clematis 'Dr. Ruppel'
6"-9" light lavender-pink flowers with a deep carmine bar. Blooms in May and June and again in August and September. Attractive seed heads. Prune back half of the previous season's growth in late February or early March. Deer resistant.
Clematis enjoy a sunny location with moist, well-drained neutral to alkaline soil where their roots are kept cool by shade or mulch. Do not overwater! Can be grown under black walnut trees.
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