Wild Flowers of Pittsburgh

Virgin’s Bower (Clematis virginiana)


The individual four-petaled (often five-petaled) flowers are attractive, but the amazing density of flowers is what makes this vine one of our great spectacles. Though it’s a native, it’s more commonly seen in gardens than in the wild, and the occasional wild volunteers are often descended from nearby garden plants.


One response

  1. good website helped me to identify one of the flowers i had

    July 21, 2011 at 7:25 am

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