Clematis

Clematis armandii also called as Armand clematis or evergreen clematis, clematic vitalba, traveller's joy,virgin's bower,old man's beard,

Clematis vitalba

Synonyms:
Radix Clematidis, Wei Ling Xian
Clematis (Wiktionary)

English

Etymology

From Latin clematis, from Ancient Greek κληματιτής (klēmatitḗs), κλεματισ (klematis), from κλήμα (klḗma, vine, branch with vines).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈklɛmətɪs/

Noun

clematis (plural clematises or clematis)

  1. (botany) Any plant of the genus Clematis, vigorous climbing lianas found throughout the temperate zones
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