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CLEMATIS uncinata

Commonly known as Virgin's bower

Evergreen climber with fragrant, star-shaped white flowers in summer
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Available late spring to early summer 2021 - These plants will be available again sometime in late spring/early summer depending on growing conditions.
£16.00 each

Delivery Information Available late spring to early summer 2021
  • Evergreen - dark green leathery leaves
  • White - with yellow anthers
  • Height - to 3m (10ft)
  • Spread - 2m (6½ft)
  • 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
  • Half hardy - unheated greenhouse / mild winter - Hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK except in severe winters and a risk from sudden (early) frosts. May be hardy elsewhere with wall shelter or good micro-climate. Likely to be damaged or killed in cold winters. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -5°C (23°F)
  • Against a wall - requires shelter. A sunny wall is ideal
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - prune back after flowering to allotted space
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, cutworms, clematis wilt
  • Place of origin - central China. Introduced to UK by Ernest Wilson in 1901
  • Flower Shape - Star-shaped - - to 2.5cm (1in) across
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers -
  • Seasonal Interest - Summer -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - - humus-rich
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant -
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