Clematis albicoma
(Whitehair Leather Flower)

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               Seedpod                                           Leaf                                            Stem                                        Seed                                          Habit


Facts About this Plant:

    Common Names: Whitehair Leather Flower, Erect Mountain Clematis
    Synonyms: Coriflora albicoma
    Lifespan: Perennial
    Zones: 5 - 8
    Type: Forb
    Bloom Time: May - June
    Status: Native

Clematis albicoma, or Whitehair Leather Flower, is native to only Virginia and West Virginia where it is rare. It is a perennial that grows in dry, rocky cliffs and barrens. It blooms in late spring with dark purple flowers.

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