FAST GROWING MULTIBUY- Our NEW 3 plant collection. These Hardy Perennial Climbers have been container grown so can be planted at any time of the year. We despatch WITH container so the roots are safe
If your garden is looking bare and slightly lack luster then this is the collection for you. This collection of 3 fast growing plants will have your garden looking healthy and full in no time, so you can have a garden to be proud of again. The collection includes:
Solanum 'Glasnevin'- This variety of Chilean Potato Vine is the one to choose for it is hardier than the plain Solanum crispum and produces flowers in greater abundance. The Royal Horticultural Society has given it its prestigious Award of Garden Merit (RHS AGM). This vigorous scented climber will flower for you from June through to the end of September. 'Glasnevin' is just hard to beat - masses of distinctive flowers and it is unstoppable, growing more than 6ft a year when its happy!
Solanum jasminoides var. 'alba'- This variety, Solanum jasminoides var. 'alba', of Chilean Potato Vine is the one to choose because it is refreshing to look at and will give you masses of pure snow white flowers to look at all summer long. The Royal Horticultural Society has given it its prestigious Award of Garden Merit (RHS AGM). Absolutly unstoppable, growing more than 6ft a year when its happy!
Parthenocissus quinquefolia - 'Virginia Creeper'- Virginia Creeper is an easy to grow showstopping climbing plant that will quickly romp across a large wall or fence-line helping you to create a private space in your garden. This is a vine to live where no other vine will survive - hardy, tough & fast, growing 6-10 ft in a single year. So for spectacular foliage privacy rewarding you year after year let Virginia Creeper thrive in your garden!
Size of plants supplied : 9cm pot grown and posted WITH pots so root system is protected
Height of plants supplied : from bottom of pot to top of foliage approx 25cm
Position: full sun to partial shade, south, east or west facing aspect
Soil: humus-rich, moist, well drained soil or multi-purpose compost and feed well
Growth rate: fast growing
Flowering period: for 'Glasnevin' June to September, 'alba' June to September & 'Virginia Creeper' May to August
Flower colour: 'Glasnevin' exquisite clusters of deep purple-blue flowers with yellow centres , 'alba' exquisite clusters of scented pure snow white flowers with yellow centres ,'Virginia Creeper' yellow-green - flowering almost unnoticeably with tiny yellow-green flowers
Hardiness: fully hardy
Other features: fast growing will help lack luster gardens bloom again in no time
Pruning: 'Glasnevin' and 'Alba' In early spring remove a third of the older stems to gound level. 'Virginia Creeper' Tidy and remove any weak or damaged stems mid-March and secure remaining to trellises if provided. For detailed guide to planting and pruning guide 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 Solanum 'Glasnevin'. 1 X Solanum jasminoides var. 'alba'.1 X Parthenocissus quinquefolia - 'Virginia Creeper'. All in 9cm pots. Container grown Garden Ready Plant. Clematis supplied pruned and shooting well, ready for planting.
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