Clematis 'Allanah' RUBY-RED FLOWER POWER! This Hardy Perennial Climber has been container grown so can be planted at any time of the year. We despatch WITH container so the roots are safe.
Outstanding colour and an incredible flowering period! 'Allanah' has medium to large ruby-red flowers, flushed brighter red with a slightly darker bar.It has almost black anthers borne at the tips of the stems. A chance seedling discovered and named by Mrs Allanah Edwards of Christchurch.
When pruned hard it will flower from July to October, whereas after a light pruning in spring it will flower from June to September. Will grow in sun or semi-shade aspect to a height of 2-3 metres, will perform best on a south or west facing aspect.
pot size: 9cm
Position: full sun or partial shade, south, east or west facing
flower colour: deep ruby red
height when flowering: 2.0-2.5metres
flower period: Jun,Jul Aug Sep Oct
growth rate: medium growing
hardiness: fully hardy
prune: hard or light will determine flower period
Soil: rich humus well drained
PRUNING: Group 2. For detailed guide to planting and pruning view www.climbingplantsdirect.com and view the climbing plant care guide
FEEDING: We recommend our 'Grower Quality Climbing Plant Food' available in the shop - normal strength weekly from mid-May to September
Wildlife: attractive to bumble bees, lacewings and ladybirds
1 x Clematis 'Allanah' in a 9cm Pot. Container grown Garden Ready Climbing Plant. Clematis pruned and shooting well ready for planting. We use 'Exemptor' to ensure your root system is strong and healthy and will establish well.
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