Clematis montana 'Rubens'
A beautiful and fast growing clematis. Fully hardy in the UK. Blooms in late Spring bearing a mass of rosy-mauve coloured flowers.
Use as a screen or to cover a fence or railings as they make a colourful alternative to the usual hedging plants.
A vigorous grower reaching 25ft to 30ft.
Pruning not necessary, but if space is limited, prune after flowering.
Plant in deep well drained humus rich soil, in sun or shade.
Suggested uses: Wallside and trellises
Aspect: North, South, East, West
Exposure: Exposed or Sheltered
The plant is grown in a 2.5 litre pot and is approx 3ft tall