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CLEMATIS montana 'Broughton Star'

Commonly known as Virgin's bower

Semi-double salmon-pink flowers
Further Reading....

  • Deciduous - early flowering on previous year's growth
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red) - salmon pink
  • Height - 7m (22ft)
  • Spread - 2-4m (6-13ft)
  • 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 - flowers 4-7cm (1½-3in) across with yellow anthers.
  • 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 - shade roots and base
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - prune to allotted space after flowering to encourage new growth for next season's flowers.
  • Pests & Diseases - cutworms, aphids on young plants, clematis wilt.
  • Place of origin - garden origin. UK. Vince and Sylvia Denny.
  • Flower Shape - Semi-double - Two rows of petals with conspicuous stamens
  • 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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