Clematis Montana 'Marjorie'- SIMPLY SPECTACULAR DOUBLE FLOWERING MONTANA - 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.
Clematis Montana 'Marjorie' gives you the perfect climber for structures like pergolas, trellis, archways, or indeed through other varieties of your favourite trees or shrubs.
This is a profuse bloomer in early summer with double salmon-pink flowers and as the plant itself matures the flowers deepen in colour to shades of orange and this hardy Clematis will not disappoint and will reward you year on year. The beautiful flowers of Clematis Montana 'Marjorie' are complimented with hardy bronze-tinted foliage.
This Clematis has exceptionally good disease resistance and prefers to be planted with sun to partial shade. When newly planted this climber likes it roots kept cool - so mulch well with a good quality forest bark.
Clematis Montana 'Marjorie' requires very little pruning except to direct growth.
Our Clematis plants are hardened off and supplied shooting well on a cane in a 9cm pot ready for planting in your garden or favourite patio container.
Size of plant supplied : 9cm pot grown and posted WITH pot so root system is protected
Height of plant supplied : from bottom of pot to top of foliage approx 25cm
Position: full sun to partial shade, south to south-west facing aspect
Soil: humus-rich, moist, well drained soil or multi-purpose compost and feed well
Growth rate: medium, to approx 4 m, can be limited with pruning
Flowering period: May and June with a second flush later in the season as plant matures
Flower Colour: double flowering salmon-pink into orange shades as plant matures
Hardiness: fully hardy
Other features: Good disease resistance and hard leaf structure, not prone to mildew or leaf insect markings
PRUNING: Group 1. 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 early in the season
1 x Clematis Montana 'Marjorie' in 9cm Pot. Container grown Garden Ready Climbing Plant. Your Clematis is supplied 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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