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CLEMATIS cirrhosa var balearica

Commonly known as Virgin's bower

Bronze tinged foliage in winter, flowers pale yellow spotted reddish purple
Further Reading....

  • Evergreen
  • Striped, Veined or Multicoloured
  • Yellow - pale yellow spotted purple
  • Height - 2.5-3m (8-10ft)
  • Spread - 1.5m (5ft)
  • 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 - early flowering species. Flowers on previous year's growth. Open, cup-shaped flowers 2-7cm (¾-3in) across followed by attractive seed heads.
  • 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 - wildlife plant - nectar and pollen for insects.
  • Pests & Diseases - cutworms, aphids on young plants, whiteflies under glass. Clematis wilt.
  • Place of origin - Balearic Islands, Corsica, Sardinia.
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - humus-rich. Mulch in late winter.
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly
  • Rabbit Resistant
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Buy Varieties of CLEMATIS cirrhosa var balearica

CLEMATIS cirrhosa var balearica 'Freckles'  AWARD

CLEMATIS cirrhosa var balearica 'Freckles'  >


Commonly known as: Virgin's bower.
Larger flowered form, tinged pink with maroon spots
£16.00 each
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Available late spring to early summer 2020 - These plants will be available again sometime in late spring/early summer depending on growing conditions.

CLEMATIS cirrhosa var balearica 'Wisley Cream'  AWARD

CLEMATIS cirrhosa var balearica 'Wisley Cream'  >


Commonly known as: Virgin's bower.
Large creamy-white unspotted flowers
£16.00 each

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