Clematis Love

It never fails to make me extremely happy when my Nelly Moser Clematis blooms. It bursts with flowers that refuse to be ignored – they are absolutely stunning. The flowering is so prolific, I could grab cuttings for several bouquets and it wouldn’t even make a dent in it.

My clematis bursts with 6-inch flowers in the spring and again in late summer.

If you live in US zones 3-9 and you're looking for a knockout flowering vine for your full sun to part shade area – Nelly Moser is for you.

When the flower passes, this lovely seed head remains.

The seed head is so pretty, I add it to arrangements too.



  1. Aunt Jenny  May 7, 2012

    So pretty! That arbor is a perfect spot for it.

    • camilla  May 7, 2012

      Thanks Jen! It is definitely happy in that spot 🙂

  2. kat  May 8, 2012

    And…in addition to being lovely, deadheading those quirky lil seed heads promotes more blooming! … two birds, one stone.

    • camilla  May 8, 2012

      Thanks Kat!!

  3. Jo  May 8, 2012

    Your jump describes it perfectly!

  4. AJ Tarrant  May 9, 2012

    Jumping for the joy of spring and the amazing gift of flowers it brings is truly the BEST!
    Thanks for sharing the moment!