Clematis Viticella Abundance

 

Light fresh pink colour flower and produces masses of blooms from July to Sept, good for growing up trees or other climbing plants, the viticella family are among the toughest clematis in existance they thrive in coastal regions. so a good choice all round really. Heights of around 10 feet.

 

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