|Deciduous, woody-based climber belonging to AHS group 3. Medium, 3 inch wide summer to fall flowers are borne on present year's growth. Leaves are pinnate and divided into lance-shaped leaflets, 3/4 to 6 inches long. Beautiful along fences and arbors. The plant base should receive part to full shade. The American Horticultural Society groups Clematis species and cultivars into 3 different groups. Group 1 includes species that flower in early spring; group 2 includes cultivars that bear large flowers and blooms from late spring to early summer; and group 3 includes cultivars that bear large flowers from summer to early fall, cultivars that bear small flowers from summer to late fall, and herbaceous midsummer to late fall-blooming species and cultivars.