Clematis 'Piilu' /Pilu Clematis

Clematis 'Piilu'  / Clematis 'Piilu'
Spring flower
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Spring flower

A generous number of flowers on a modest amount of vine growing in a demonstration garden in Conroe, TX

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Scientific Name: Clematis 'Piilu'
Common Name: Pilu Clematis
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: Pink
Light Exposure: Sun, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Comments: This is a relatively new introduction from Estonia and the name Pilu means little duckling, thus the plant is somewhat dwarf and the pinkish-purple flowers are about four inches in diameter. There are many flowers on a small plant and blooms can occur through the summer.