CLEMATIS armandii

Commonly known as Virgin's bower

Creamy-white flowers and long leathery dark green leaves
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Large, bold leaves to 15cm (6in) long by 5cm (2in) wide,
  • Cream
  • Height
    3-5m (10-16ft)
  • Spread
    2-3m (6½-10ft)
  • Climber
    Some of these climbing plants will need trellis or wire supports if grown on walls or fences. Other grow aerial roots and are self-clinging
    Vigorous, early-flowering climber. Produces flowers on previous year's shoots.
  • Hardy - average winter
    Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Full sun
    Provide shade for roots and base of plant.
  • Partial shade

CLEMATIS armandii

 
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  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Ideal near a house entrance for spring scent of vanilla. Prune after flowering to allotted space to encourage growth for next season's flowers.
    Pests & Diseases
    cutworms, aphids on young plants, whiteflies under glass,clematis wilt.
    Place of origin
    China, Myanmar, Vietnam. Introduced into the UK by Ernest Wilson (1876-1930) in 1900.
  • Flower Shape
    Saucer-shaped
    5cm (2in) across
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
  • Leaf margin
    Entire
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Lanceolate
    (see photos above)
    Oblong
    (see photos above)
  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
    Humus-rich. Mulch in late winter.
  • Wildlife
    Rabbit Resistant
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Buy Varieties of CLEMATIS armandii

 AWARD
CLEMATIS armandii 'Apple Blossom'

CLEMATIS armandii 'Apple Blossom'

Virgin's bower

blush pink flowers, tinted white, from darker pink buds.

 
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CLEMATIS armandii 'Snowdrift'

CLEMATIS armandii 'Snowdrift'

Virgin's bower

pure white flowers

 
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