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50-90cm Clematis 'Crystal Fountain' - 3L Pot

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Clematis 'Crystal Fountain' also known as 'Fairy Blue' is a gorgeous, free flowering, deciduous climber. It initially blooms from late spring to early summer and then again late summer to early autumn. It produces showstopping, large, violet, double flowers with a pronounced ruff of silver-purple stamens in the centre.

This hardy Clematis is happy placed in either the full sun or partial shade in moist but well-drained soil. As a more compact variety of clematis 'Crystal Fountain' can be grown in a large container and would also look brilliant grown up an obelisk or against a sunny wall.

Variety Information

  • Flowering Period: May-Sept
  • Pruning Group: 2
  • Flower Colour: White/Violet
  • Scented: No
  • Suitable For Shade: Yes
  • Features: Abundant Flowers
  • Supplied As: 3L Pot
  • Height on Arrival: 50-90cm (1.5-3ft)
  • Growth Rate: Slow (1st Year) Moderate (2nd)
  • Eventual Height & Spread: 3m x 2m (10 x 6.5ft)
About your plant

Your climbing plant will be sent directly from our trusted grower, based in the heart of England. This means that you’ll receive a nursery fresh plant which was on the growing table one day and at your door the next. Our specialist nursery has spent decades perfecting the art of watering, feeding, and pruning climbing plants and will do so until hours before they are packed.

Packaging

Your climbing plant will be expertly packaged into a specially designed, extra thick cardboard box, which will hold it securely in place. It will then be delivered via a delicate courier network to prevent any chance of damage in transit.
How your order will arrive
Clematis is an easy to grow plant. Its growth and output will likely be excellent providing you follow our planting and care instructions. Below we address some common query topics:

  • Hardiness: Clematis plants can be found growing throughout temperate regions, so are well accustomed to the UK’s climate.
  • Position: Clematis prefer full sun but will suffice in partial shade. Evergreen varieties need shelter and herbaceous varieties need sunny spots.
  • Soil: Soil types can be an unwelcome confusion as many plants will adapt to their conditions. Nonetheless, less than ideal conditions will certainly limit your plant’s growth. Waterlogged soils will starve it of oxygen, which plays a key role in photosynthesis; causing its roots to rot and creating an optimal environment for disease.
  • Pots: Choose a pot that is around 50cm deep and be sure to apply mulch. When the weather warms up, make sure that you water your clematis regularly.
Whether you are opting for Honeysuckle, Wisteria, or Jasmine, there exists a climbing plant that is perfect for every garden. Their growth and output will likely be excellent providing you follow our planting and care instructions. Below we address some common query topics:

  • Hardiness: The climbing plants we stock will are well accustomed to colder environments, so they are perfectly suited to the UK’s weather.
  • Soil: Soil types can be an unwelcome confusion as many plants will adapt to their conditions. Nonetheless, less than ideal conditions will certainly limit your plant’s growth. Waterlogged soils will starve it of oxygen, which plays a key role in photosynthesis; causing its roots to rot and creating an optimal environment for disease.
More Information
Deciduous Or Evergreen Deciduous
Common Name Clematis
Flower Colour Purple, White
Flowering Month May, June, July, August, September
Is Collection/Mix? No
Pruning Group Group 2 Clematis
Needs Ericaceous Compost? No
Type Clematis
Colour Purple
Foliage Colour Green
Annual Rate Of Growth 0.5m
Supplied As 2.5L Pot
Supplied As 2L-3L Pot
Type Climbing Plants
Latin Name Clematis
Sale Type 15CLIMBERS
Shop By Category Climbing Plants

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