purple-blue, ruffled flowers that bloom for up to four months on vines that only grow 4 to 5 feet long. Hardy in USDA zones 3 to although the container should be protected over the winter in cold areas.
The showy purple passion flower (Passiflora incarnata - hardy to zone is a rapid-growing vine that serves as a host plant for butterflies. It's always a summertime favorite at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. Photo by Don Williamson
Clematis Multi-Blue Type: Shrubs,Vines,Perennials Height: Vine () Bloom Time: Late Spring to Early Summer Rebloom Time: Late Summer to Early Fall Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny Zones: Find Your Zone Soil Condition: Normal Flower / Accent: Blue / Blue
Good to know, we have these in the backyard. Pruning Clematis: Clematis is called the queen of climbing vines, but her highness needs a yearly pruning to bestow those masses of flowers. Here’s how and when to do it.