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Last updated 26/3/20 10:28.

CLEMATIS macropetala 'Wesselton'

Commonly known as Virgin's bower

Silvery-blue pendulous flowers

Available late spring to early summer 2020 - These plants will be available again sometime in late spring/early summer depending on growing conditions.
£15.50 each

Delivery Information Available late spring to early summer 2020
plant size comparison icon 3 Litre


  • Deciduous - attractive toothed leaves divided into leaflets with sharply serrated edges
  • Blue
  • Height - 2.5 (8ft)
  • Spread - 1.5m (5ft)
  • 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 - robust climber with conspicuous nodding flowers and fluffy seedheads in autumn
  • 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 - shade roots and base
  • Additional Features - Good to know - early flowering on previous year's growth. Prune to allotted space after flowering to encourage new growth for next season's flowers.
  • Pests & Diseases - cutworms, aphids on young growth, clematis wilt
  • Flower Shape - Single - Row of petals round conspicuous stamens - no more than 8 petals - 4 lance-shaped petals to 4.5cm (1¾in) long. Many petal-like stamens give appearance of semi-double or double
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - humus-rich. Mulch in late winter
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant

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