Best clematis to grow: 10 prettiest, easiest choices

The best clematis to grow offer myriad flower shapes to choose from. Whether adorning fences and walls, scrambling up pergolas or winding through herbaceous borders, the blooms range from tiny bells to large dinner plates, and in a wide spectrum of colors from deep blues and purples to the palest ephemeral pink.

Once you have mastered how to grow clematis you can choose different varieties that will bloom throughout much of the year.