How to grow clematis from cuttings. If you have a clematis vine you love (or a friend does), this tip shows you how to take cuttings to create more vines—that's what propagation is. It's a great way to get free plants without much effort. I'll walk you through the steps so you can propagate your vines this spring.
Clematis 'President' planted this year and possibly too early. Time will tell. Obtained from Van Zyverden. Update: Has grown 4 inches in spite of the cold weather we are having here. Doesn't seem to be bothered at all by the intense cold to hot switches. clb
Do you have a clematis vine you love? When there is new growth in the spring, it's the ideal time to take some cuttings to propagate for new plants. This step-by-step tutorial shows you everything you need to know to have more of your favorite vines without spending any money.