New reply from Bonniecallender

<p>There could be several reasons why your Winter Beauty clematis did not bloom and dropped their buds. Here are a few possible causes:</p>
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<p>Lack of sunlight: Clematis plants require at least six hours of direct sunlight each day to bloom. If they don't get enough sunlight, they may produce fewer flowers or none at all.</p>
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<p>Improper watering: Overwatering or underwatering can both cause problems for clematis plants. If the soil is too wet, the roots may rot, leading to poor flower production. On the other hand, if the soil is too dry, the plant may become stressed and fail to produce blooms.</p>
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<p>Fertilizer issues: Using the wrong type or amount of fertilizer can also affect clematis blooming. Too much nitrogen, for example, can result in lush foliage growth at the expense of flowers.</p>
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<p>Pruning at the wrong time: Clematis plants need to be pruned at specific times depending on their bloom time. If they are pruned at the wrong time, it can disrupt the blooming cycle and prevent the plant from producing flowers.</p>
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<p>Pest or disease issues: Clematis can be susceptible to pests and diseases, such as spider mites, aphids, or powdery mildew. These issues can cause stress on the plant and lead to poor flower production.</p>
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<p>It may be helpful to examine your clematis plant and see if you notice any other signs of stress or damage. You may also want to consult with a local gardening expert for additional advice on caring for your clematis plant. <a href="https://www.myinsite.org/">MyInsite Macy's Login</a><br /><br /></p>

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Original Post by TerriMaz

Clematis urophylla 'Winter Beauty' – Help! It’s not flowering 😞

<p>I planted 2 Winter Beauty clematis earlier this year and they settled in really well in November lots of flower buds appeared and I was delighted. I watched the buds get bigger but gradually started to realise they were not going to open. Now they are dropping off. It’s so disappointing! Can anyone suggest why this might have happened?</p>
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