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CLEMATIS 'Gipsy Queen'

Commonly known as Virgin's bower

Large Flowered Summer Varieties

Velvety violet-purple
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CLEMATIS 'Gipsy Queen'

 
Available Early Spring 2022 - Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
£14.50 each 
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £12.00 each
Delivery Information Available Early Spring 2022

 

  • Deciduous
  • Purple Shades of purple/mauve/lilac/violet
    Violet purple with deep red anthers
  • Height
    3m (10ft)
  • Spread
    1m (39in)
  • 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, late-season, large-flowered climber
  • Hardy - very cold winter Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Partial shade
    Provide shade for roots and base of plant. Fades almost to white in sun.
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - prune back previous season's stems to a pair of strong buds about 15-20cm (6-8in) above soil level before growth starts in early spring.
  • Pests & Diseases
    cutworms, aphids on young plants, clematis wilt.
  • Place of origin
    garden origin (UK)
  • Flower Shape
    Single Row of petals round conspicuous stamens - no more than 8 petals - 10-12cm (4-4¾in) across with 4 to 6 overlapping sepals
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Entire see photos above
  • Leaf shape
    Lanceolate see photos above
  • Ovate
  • Seasonal Interest
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil - humus-rich. Mulch in late winter.
  • Wildlife
    Rabbit Resistant
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