Clematis 'Kinju Atarashi'
Clematis - 2.5 litres
Clematis 'Kinju Atarashi' is an exceptionally free-flowering variety with large mauve- blue flowers with a rose-pink bar and cream anthers in May-June and again in August-September. Suitable for training up a wall, arch or trellis with other climbers or for growing up an obelisk in a border or a large container.
Height and spread 2-2.5m by 1m (6.5-8ft x 40in). Plant in deep, well-drained, humus-rich soil, in sun or partial shade, with its roots in shade. Mulch around the roots in spring with well-rotted manure or compost and feed with a slow release fertilizer. Keep plants in containers well watered and feed fortnightly with a balanced liquid fertiliser during the growing season.
Pruning group 2: prune lightly before growth begins in February- March.
British nursery grown.
|British nursery grown||Y|
|Flowering time||Spring, Summer|
|Season of interest||Spring, Summer|
|Time to maturity||2 - 5 years|
|Ultimate height||1.6m - 2.5m|
|Ultimate spread||1.1m - 1.5m|