Clematis montana 'Rubens Superba'
Spring Clematis - 6 litres
Clematis montana 'Rubens Superba' is a superior variety of this well loved, vigorous species, with masses of rose pink flowers with cream stamens mingling with the attractive bronze new foliage, in May-June. Height and spread up to 10m by 3m. Ideal for covering walls, fences and outbuildings, or growing up into trees.
Plant in moist but well drained, humus-rich soil, in sun or light shade, with the roots in the shade. Needs wire or trellis support. Pruning only necessary to restrict size, after flowering. Mulch around the roots in spring with well-rotted manure or compost.
British Nursery Grown.
|Botanical name||Clematis montana|
|British nursery grown||Y|
|Common name||Spring Clematis|
|Flowering time||Spring, Summer|
|Season of interest||Spring, Summer|
|Time to maturity||2 - 5 years|
|Ultimate height||4.1m - 8m|
|Ultimate spread||2.6m - 4m|