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Niobe Clematis

Niobe Clematis

Clematis x 'Niobe'

Attracts Hummingbirds Vine Resists Deer Resists Rabbits

Collection: Perennials
Tags: clematis

An early flowering vine, the Niobe Clematis produces large ruby red flowers with yellow centres. Train to climb a trellis, fence or arbour. Suitable for containers.

This clematis pruning type is Type 2. Type 2 clematis bloom in late spring on old wood and again in late summer on new wood. Prune them lightly in early spring before blooming, removing dead wood and cutting back just a little bit but leaving the buds. Find out more about all pruning types here.


Botanical NameClematis x 'Niobe'
ExposureFull Sun, Partial Shade
HardinessZone 3
Flower ColourRed
Clematis PruningType 2
FeaturesAttracts Hummingbirds, Resists Deer, Resists Rabbits, Vine

Planting Instructions

  • Remove from the growing container.
  • Dig a hole 2 times container size and same depth of container.
  • Refill with dry soil.
  • Water thoroughly after planting.