Clematis Dr Ruppel

 

Clematis Dr Ruppel. A large, deep rose-pink flowering variety with a darker bar during May-June and again August-September. Produces masses of open flowers. Ideal for flower arranging and patio containers. Max Height 3m. Max Spread 3m.

 

 

Plant in fertile well drained soil. Full sun / partial shade, Hardy.

 

General Climber Planting and care

  • Water the Climber thoroughly and allow to drain fully
  • If the Climber is being planted in a lawn remove a circle of turf
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base Adding a bucketful of planting compost
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in well
  • Water the Climber and area thoroughly, then again at least once a week during the first growing season
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring