FAST GROWING- MILE A MINUTE- COLLECTION (B)- 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 of colour in no time, so you can have a garden to be proud of again. The collection includes:
Clematis 'Snowflake' - Clematis 'Snowflake' is a wonderful fast growing climbing plant which can be grown in any aspect, even NORTH FACING and does not require pruning, . It has scented white flowers in spring and on maturing vines later in the season. Has very strong healthy looking foliage which is great for covering sheds, pergolas, walls, fences and screening from unsightly objects and neighbours!. Can also be used for growing up trees for added enjoyment. The scented white flowers have yellow anthers in the middle . The scent can range from vanilla to hot chocolate.
Clematis 'Warwickshire Rose' - Clematis montana 'Warwickshire Rose' has rugged coppery very dark burgundy leaves and irresistible anemone deep rose blooms with pale cream centres. Sweetly scented and flowering from May thoughout June the deep rose flowers are displayed at their best against this lush plummy foliage. The masses of flowers are followed by beautiful creamy coloured, fluffy seed heads. Pruning is best done after the plant has finished flowering, although little is generally needed and is done to simply tidy the plant. The dark plummy foliage make this clematis attractive, even when not smothered in the thousands of flowers it produces and can be grown in full sun or partial shade. This 'Mile-a Minute' vine is a dense growing climber which will always reward you, year after year!
Clematis 'Brougton Star' - Clematis Montana 'Broughton Star' is a profuse bloomer in early summer with DOUBLE - pink flowers and as the plant itself matures the flowers deepen in colour and this hardy clematis will not disappoint and will reward you year on year. Broughton Star requires very little pruning except to direct growth.This clematis has exceptionally good disease reisistance 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.
A truly stunning collection that will create an enviable garden for you to be proud of again!
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 30cm plus
Position: any position, north, south, east or west facing aspect
Soil: humus-rich, moist, well drained soil or multi-purpose compost and feed well
Growth rate: quick-growing, great covering foliage.
Flowering period: Clematis 'Snowflake' and 'Warwickshire Rose' May June 'Broughton Star' April to June and ALL a second flush on the maturing new vine growth later in the year.
Flower colour: Clematis 'Snowflake' White with yellow centre, Clematis 'Warwickshire Rose' Rosy- mauve and shades of pink, Clematis 'Broughton Star' DOUBLE - Pink
Hardiness: fully hardy
Other features: quick growing , no pruning, scented flowers
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
1 x Clematis 'Snowflake', 1 x Clematis 'Warwickshire Rose', 1 x Clematis Montana 'Broughton Star'. All in a 9cm Pot. Container grown Garden Ready Climbing Plants.
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