Clematis montana

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Not to be confused with Clematis montana D. Don, a synonym of Clematis napaulensis
Clematis montana
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
Order: Ranunculales
Family: Ranunculaceae
Tribe: Anemoneae
Genus: Clematis
Species: C. montana
Binomial name
Clematis montana
Buch.-Ham. ex DC.
  • Anemone curta Wall.
  • C. anemoniflora D.Don nom. illeg.
  • C. chrysocoma var. glabrescens H.F.Comber
  • C. insularialpina Hayata
  • C. kuntziana H.Lév. & Vaniot
  • C. punduana Wall. nom. inval.
  • C. spooneri var. subglabra S.Y.Hu

Clematis montana, known as Himalayan Clematis[2] or Anemone Clematis, is an early flowering plant of the genus Clematis. It is a vigorous climbing plant and is used by gardeners to hide unsightly structures such as sheds and walls. It is native to mountain areas of Asia from Afghanistan to Taiwan.[3]


  1. ^ "The Plant List: A Working List of All Plant Species". 
  2. ^ "BSBI List 2007". Botanical Society of Britain and Ireland. Archived from the original (XLS) on 2015-02-25. Retrieved 2014-10-17. 
  3. ^ Wang Wencai, Bruce Bartholomew. "Clematis montana". Flora of China. Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA. Retrieved 12 May 2013.