Clematis montana 'Mayleen'
Spring clematis - 6 litres
Clematis montana 'Mayleen' is an outstanding variety of this popular, vigorous species, with masses of very scented rose-pink flowers with cream stamens mingling with attractive reddish- 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
RHS Award of Garden Merit. British nursery grown.
|Awards||RHS Award of Garden Merit|
|Botanical name||Clematis montana|
|Common name||Spring clematis|
|Flowering time||Spring, Summer|
|Season of interest||Spring, Summer|
|Time to maturity||5 - 10 years|
|Ultimate height||8.1m - 12m|
|Ultimate spread||1.6m - 2.5m|