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CLEMATIS cartmanii 'Joe'

Commonly known as Virgin's bower

Dwarf growing but very floriferous, white
Further Reading....

  • Evergreen - leathery, deep green leaves to 6cm (2½in) long on purple stems.
  • White
  • Height - to 1.5m (5ft)
  • Spread - to 50cm (20in) as a spreading shrub.
  • Dwarf shrub - Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions. - as a bushy, trailing shrub. 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
  • Additional Features - Good to know - can be trained as short climber by tying-in or allowed to spread when height will be approx. 20cm (8in)
  • Pests & Diseases - cutworms, aphids on young plants, whiteflies under glass. Clematis wilt.
  • Place of origin - garden origin. New Zealand.
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Rockery (inc alpine)
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - humus-rich. Mulch in late winter.
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant
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to 1.5m (5ft)
Dwarf Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  to 50cm (20in) as a spreading shrub.
 

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