Genus Species: Clematis aristata
Common / Product Name: Old Mans Beard
Habit: CLIMBER (C)
Height x Width: Climber – Climberm x 0.00 – 0.00m
Pruning: Prune annually
Frost Tolerance: Medium
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Winter / ends: Autumn
Flower Colour: White
Irrigation: Once established low water.
Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -2°C before showing frost damage.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures in the Low 40’s°C will tolerate higher temperatures for short periods.
Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.