An Avalanche of pure white flowers cascade from previous season's wood in spring providing a superb contrast with the pinked edge dark leathery green foliage. A hybrid between Clematis paniculata and Clematis marmoraria-both evergreen species native to New Zealand.

Clematis Avalanche (or Cartmanii Avalanche 'blaaval') has a Flower size of 3" in diameter. see more; Family Ranunculaceae . which is the biggest flower and the widest foliage of all the cartmanii family of evergreen clematis, and climbing to between 6 and 8 feet it is one of the highest too. Avalanche can be grown in a pot or in the ground and requires no essential pruning. Genus Clematis can be deciduous or evergreen shrubs or herbaceous perennials, mostly climbing by twining leaf-stalks, and often with showy flowers. Clematis Avalanche has large flowers over curly, parsley like evergreen foliage climbing to between 6 and 8 feet tall its is one of the best spring bloomers available, filling the air with a sweet fragrance from March onwards each year. The blooms will stand proud of the evergreen foliage so you really can enjoy them at their best.