Clematis Golden Clematis Tangutica Aztek is a long-lived, vining perennial plant. Clematis seeds can be started indoors or outdoors, and Clematis Tangutica Aztek is a long blooming variety with large, bright-yellow, bell-shaped flowers that are followed by the attractive, fluffy, silver seed heads. Clematis climbs and blooms vigorously all summer long attracting hummingbirds and butterflies.
Clematis Golden is an outstanding climbing plant for screening and trellis, flower beds and borders, and Clematis also makes a superb ground cover for difficult areas with poor soil. Clematis Tangutica Aztek seeds require some cold treatment prior sowing, or the seeds can be started outdoors in a cold frame in the late fall or winter. Clematis grows best in full sun, but the roots have to be kept cool and shaded by mulch or low growing ground cover. Clematis Tangutica is very adaptable and drought tolerant, but the consistent watering with good drainage is needed.
Height: 80-90 Inches
Bloom Season: Summer/Fall
Soil Type: Average/Poor/Moist well-drained, pH 6.5-7.5
USDA Zones: 3-9
Sow Indoors: Winter/Spring (6-8 weeks before last frost)
Sow Outdoors: Spring/Fall
Seed Depth: Surface sowing - press seeds slightly into the soil
Germination Time: 21-28 Days