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VITIS coignetiae 'Claret Cloak'
Commonly known as Crimson climber
Large deeply cut, rounded leaves, purple when new and colouring red-orange in autumn
Deciduous - leaves are 3- to 5-lobed, 15-20cm (6-8in) across
Height - to 15m (50ft)
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 - woody, tendril climber. Produces inconspicuous flowers, hidden by the leaves, followed by bunches of unpalatable grapes 1cm (½in) across
Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
Additional Features - Good to know - flowers are very attractive to insects
Pests & Diseases - powdery mildew, honey fungus
Place of origin - garden origin. UK 1988. Fromefield Nurseries
Hardiness - Fully hardy
Scented Plants - Scented flowers
Seasonal Interest - Autumn
Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil
Neutral to alkaline soil - humus-rich
Wildlife - Bee friendly
Vitis - Growing Guide
Fertilisers & Feeds - Vitax
Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser
A useful fertiliser suitable for use on a wide variety of plants. Q4 provides all the nutrients and trace elements essential for vigorous growth, abundant flowering and ripening of fruit.
3 options from £6.00
Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow mycorrhizal fungi
Recommended by the RHS. Contains Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi. Suitable for all trees and shrubs (except rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers, cranberries and blueberries)
2 options from £6.00
Slate Plant Labels
These wonderfully tactile natural slate plant labels are hand made in Cornwall and come with a chalk pen. Just stick them in your pot or border. Pack of 6.
2ply sisal garden twine - 250 grams
Natural garden twine, 500 grams, 350 metres. Ideal in the garden or the home.