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golden clematis (group 3)

Clematis tangutica

golden clematis (group 3)

£14.99
Availability: in stock 2 lt pot (60cm cane)

Product description

  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: fertile, well-drained soil with a neutral to acidic pH
  • Rate of growth: fast-growing
  • Flowering period: July to October
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    Cheerful, yellow, lantern-shaped flowers with fleshy lemon peel-like petals from July to October followed by highly decorative, fluffy seedheads. This vigorous, late-flowering clematis looks lovely cascading over a sunny wall, pergola or arch. Where space is limited prune hard in February - left unpruned it can become a very large plant.

  • Garden care: In early spring cut back the previous year's stems to a pair of strong buds about 15-20cm (6-8in) above ground-level and apply a slow-release balanced fertiliser and a mulch of well-rotted garden compost around the plant, avoiding the immediate crown. If you want a larger plant, then no pruning will be necessary apart from thinning over-crowded stems in spring.