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botanical name:
Clematis 'Helios'
Clematis 'Helios' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Ranunculaceae
characteristics: climber
height: 2.00m
width: 1.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: climber
leaf colour: green
flower colour: yellow
fruit colour: silver
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: alkaline
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
Excellent relatively small growing climber with nodding, bell-shaped, lemon yellow flowers, followed by silky seed heads.

All clematis prefer alkaline soil but will normally tolerate other soil types. Requires regular supply of moisture. When planting, make the hole deeper than usual, as a precaution against Clematis wilt.
Prune hard back in late winter.

From seed, sown in late winter or spring. Can flower the same year.

Good for small gardens and growing through shrubs.

other notes:
Tangutica Group, also known as Orientals Group (Meclatis section Clematis).

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