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How should Sweet Autumn Clematis be pruned after flowering stops?

Last Updated: Aug 14, 2012  |  18 Views
Topics: Pruning, Shrubs

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Sweet Autumn Clematis blooms on the current season's growth.  It's easily and best pruned in late spring.  Cut last year's stems back 6" to 12 " above the ground. Don't worry - by midseason it will be covering the fence or trellis again, ready to bloom in September.  

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