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Climbers Range

RHS Plants for Pollinators

Clematis montana 'Rubens'

A vigorous, very large, deciduous climber, with sweetly scented, pink flowers and purple flushed, mid-green leaves. Flowers from late spring to early summer. Perfect for growing on a trellis or over fences.

Plant Care

No pruning necessary (pruning group one). Plant in fertile and well drained garden soil.

Planting Instructions

Water thoroughly, or stand pot in a container of water for half an hour before planting. Dig a hole twice the size of the root ball. Remove the pot, place the plant in the hole so that the root ball is level with the surrounding ground and refill, firming if necessary. Keep well watered in dry weather. Feed in spring with a good, general fertiliser.

Full Sun Part Shade

May - June




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