Trees and shrubs; an abridgment of the Arboretum et fruticetum britannicum: containing the hardy trees and shrubs of Britain, native and foreign, scientifically and popularly described; with their propagation, culture and uses and engravings of nearly all the species . clematis Vitima corddta. ARBORETUM £T FRUTICETUM BRITANNICUM is most ornamental asa single plant, trainedto a rod or to a wireframe. As its branchesare not very decidedlyligneous or persistent,but consist mostly ofannual shoots from asufFruticose base, andare not much branched,the plant does not ex-hibit a bushy head. Itthrives

Trees and shrubs; an abridgment of the Arboretum et fruticetum britannicum: containing the hardy trees and shrubs of Britain, native and foreign, scientifically and popularly described; with their propagation, culture and uses and engravings of nearly all the species . clematis Vitima corddta. ARBORETUM £T FRUTICETUM BRITANNICUM is most ornamental asa single plant, trainedto a rod or to a wireframe. As its branchesare not very decidedlyligneous or persistent,but consist mostly ofannual shoots from asufFruticose base, andare not much branched,the plant does not ex-hibit a bushy head. Itthrives Stock Photo
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Trees and shrubs; an abridgment of the Arboretum et fruticetum britannicum: containing the hardy trees and shrubs of Britain, native and foreign, scientifically and popularly described; with their propagation, culture and uses and engravings of nearly all the species . clematis Vitima corddta. ARBORETUM £T FRUTICETUM BRITANNICUM is most ornamental asa single plant, trainedto a rod or to a wireframe. As its branchesare not very decidedlyligneous or persistent, but consist mostly ofannual shoots from asufFruticose base, andare not much branched, the plant does not ex-hibit a bushy head. Itthrives best in bogearth, kept somewhatmoist, in which cir-cumstance it differsfrom most of thewoody species of Cle-matis. It may beincreased by layers, though not so readilyas from seeds, whichit produces in abund-ance. This species, C.cylindrica, and C. re-ticulata, being neithervery woody, nor veryluxuriant in growth, may all be treated asherbaceous plants, tobe supported duringthe flowering seasonby temporary props.Few border plants, in-deed, will be foundmoreornamental elegant or moreso when managed.. Clematis Vidrna. -i 8. C. cylindrica Sims. The cyYmdricaX-flowered Clematis. Identification. Sims, in Bot. Mag., t. 1160. ; Dec. Prod., 1. p. 7.; Dons Blill., 1. p. 8.; Tor. and Gray, 1. p. 10.Symmymes. C crispa La?«., but not of Linn.; C.WwTnaiAndr.mBot.Rep.; C. diraricMa Jocg.; the long-flowered Virgins Bower ; Clematite a longues Fleurs, Fr, Engravings. Bot. Mag., 1.1160.; Bot. Rep., t. 71.; and onrflg. 10. Spec. Char., i^-c. Peduncles l~flowered. Sepals thin, acuminated, reflexedat the apex, with wavy margins. Leaves slender, pinnate; leaflets stalked, ovate or oblong, middle one sometimes trifid, floral ones entire. (DoiCs Mill.) A deciduouscUmber. North Carolina and Florida. Height3 ft. to 5 ft. Introduced in 1802. Flowers large, purplish blue, nodding ; June, August. Fruitwhite; ripe in September. DeCandoUe describes this species as relatedto C. Viorna, reticulata, and crispa, and

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