Brighten up your garden through winter and early spring when very little else is flowering with these fabulous evergreen, flowering Clematis.
Their dainty nodding blooms make an appearance when the garden can be at its dullest, and are an uplifting and cheery sight indeed! All are easy to grow and care for and need no pruning - so can be planted anywhere where the sun reaches.
Collection contains a 7cm potted plant of each of the following:
Clematis 'Xui' - one of the latest 'Boulveard' introductions from renowned clematis breeder Raymond Evison, 'Xiu' is a free-flowering, compact, evergreen clematis with attractive, feathery foliage. Abundant, white flowers from March to April. Height to 5ft
Clematis cirrhosa 'Jingle Bells' - a vigorous evergreen climber with dark green leaves consisting of three irregularly-toothed leaflets. Creamy, delicately nodding flowers with greenish centres appear from December to February. Height to 10ft
Clematis cartmanii 'Avalanche' - An easy-to-grow clematis which produces large, pure-white blooms up to 3' in diameter from March to April. The large, evergreen leaves are dissected and glossy, adding to its attractive, year-round appeal. Height to 8ft
Supplied as 3 x established plants in 7cm pots. One each of:
Clematis cirrhosa 'Jingle Bells'
Clematis cartmanii 'Avalanche'
Prefers well-drained, gritty soil in full sun or part shade with shelter. Plant with the crown at soil level. Suitable for container growing.