Synopses & Reviews
The beautiful, often exotic clematis never fails to seduce gardeners. There are so many different types, from ones with large extravagant flowers to others with beautiful leaves and vines, that everyone can find something to love. This magnificent and richly illustrated guide showcases more than 100 varieties, along with an exciting historical overview of clematis and lots of advice on choosing, cultivating, and caring for the plants. Find out when to prune, how to avoid and treat the most common diseases, and which species work best against a trellis, as a climber, or as ground cover.