CLEMATIS viticella 'Alba Luxurians'

Commonly known as Virgin's bower

Grey-green foliage and bell-shaped flowers which are green tipped white
Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    Greyish green leaves
  • White
    Green-tipped with black anthers
  • Height
    4m (13ft)
  • 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
    Late, small-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)
  • Full sun
    Provide shade for roots and base of plant.
  • Partial shade
    The green colouring is more pronounced with less sun.

CLEMATIS viticella 'Alba Luxurians'

 
Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
£16.50 each 
Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2022
plant size comparison icon 3 Litre Deep
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Cut back previous year'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
    Central southern Europe, western Asia. Garden origin, UK
  • Flower Shape
    Bell/Lantern
    Open bell-shaped 4-6 sepalled flowers, 5-7cm (2-2¾in) across
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Entire
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Ovate
    (see photos above)
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
    Humus-rich. Mulch in late winter.
  • Toxic - Category C
    Skin irritant
    Rabbits. C. harmful if eaten
  • Wildlife
    Rabbit Resistant
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