Wild Flowers of Pittsburgh

Virgin’s Bower (Clematis virginiana)

Clematis-virginiana-01

A beautiful vine prized in gardens, but only where it has room to take over. It can form a dense canopy, and in the late summer it bursts into thousands of white flowers, looking for all the world like a misplaced snowdrift.

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