Sweet Autumn Clematis (Clematis terniflora) blooms on new growth. Cut it back every spring to about 6 inches. This step is very important, otherwise it will not be as prolific of a bloomer. This Clematis easily spreads to cover a whole section of fence or
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Sweet Autumn Clematis is a completely whimsical and enticing vine that can make any outdoor space attractive. Would like a split rail fence in front of house so could have autumn clematis and grape vines.
On pond fence One of my favorite fall garden plants is the showy Clematis paniculata(C. Not only does this beauty cover my old fence boards with hundreds of star shaped white blossoms, it also fills the late summer air with a sweet fragrance.
How to prune Sweet Autumn clematis. Because it sets flower buds on new shoots in late summer, simply cut the previous season's growth back to a couple of strong buds a foot or two off the ground on each stem in late winter or early spring