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Clematis Plants


Clematis plants, commonly known as 'Old Man's Beard', have a multitude of uses in the garden. Large flowered clematis will quickly transform walls and fences during the summer. Grow evergreen clematis and winter flowering clematis varieties for colour and interest during the darkest months, or hide ugly outbuildings with the vigorous growth of Clematis montana. You can even find dwarf clematis for smaller gardens or trailing from patio pots.


View our full range of clematis plants for sale below. Find out more about growing clematis in our 'Climbing plants for walls and fences' article and how to prune a clematis.



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Clematis 'New Love'

Old Man's Beard, Heracleifolia Group

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This fabulous herbaceous Clematis has a self supporting, bush forming habit that is perfect for bulking up perennial borders with vigorous clumps of dense foliage. The star-shaped, indigo blooms of Clematis 'New Love' have slender, reflexed petals and a lovely sweet fragrance. This spectacular variety is best grown among tall perennials such as Lupins, Foxgloves, and Delphiniums and makes a superb gap filler for cottage garden planting schemes. Height: 90cm (35"). Spread: 50cm (20"). Pruning group: 3

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    • 1 x 9cm potted clematis plant

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £11.99
    • 2 x 9cm potted clematis plants

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Clematis 'Royal Ladies Collection'

Old Man's Beard

These three beautiful climbers feature a profusion of tulip-shaped buds that open out into magnificent, bell-shaped flowers as the flowers mature. Grow Clematis 'Royal Ladies Collection' against walls, fences, trellis, or in large containers on the patio and enjoy a long season of interest. These Clematis plants are particularly easy to maintain as they can be cut back to almost ground level each year. Height: 3m (10'). Spread: 1.5m (5') Pruning group: 3.



This collection consists of one plant of each of the following varieties:
Clematis 'Princess Kate'
Clematis 'Princess Diana'
Clematis 'Queen Mother'

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    • 1 x 'Princess Diana' 7cm potted clematis plant

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    • £14.99 £9.99
    • 1 x 'Princess Kate' 7cm potted clematis plant

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    • £14.99 £9.99
    • 1 x 'Queen Mother' 7cm potted clematis plant

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    • 3 x 7cm potted clematis plants - 1 of each variety

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Clematis 'Harry Smith'

Clematis intricata, Old Man's Beard

  • New in 2015
This unique selection of Clematis intricata thrives in the wilds of Outer Mongolia so it can easily put up with poor soils and a fair bit of neglect once established in the positively tropical UK! These Scrambling plants are self-supporting, and offer plenty of gently fragrant yellow and brown flowers through the summer - and some say that fragrance is of coconut! The scrambling nature of Clematis 'Harry Smith' makes it ideal for entwining through other climbers and wall shrubs - pair it with your favourite climbing rose for a match made in heaven. Height: 2.5m (9').Spread: 90cm (3'). Pruning group 3.
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    • 1 x 7cm potted clematis plant

    • Despatch: By end of October 2015
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    • £11.99
    • 2 x 7cm potted clematis plants

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    • £17.99

Clematis 'Mayleen' (Large Plant)

Clematis montana, Old Man's Beard

It could almost be known as the 'mile-a-minute' clematis, such is the rapid growth of this variety. Clematis 'Mayleen' is often considered the best scented montana cultivar, with delightful satin-pink ruffled blooms and attractive bronze foliage. This classic Clematis is perfect for smothering walls, fences, pergolas and sheds in masses of late spring blooms. Height: 10m (33'). Spread: 3m (10'). Pruning group: 1. More info
    • 1 x 3 litre potted clematis plant

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £14.99
    • 2 x 3 litre potted clematis plants

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    • £24.99

Clematis 'Étoile Violette' (Large Plant)

Clematis viticella, Clematis 'Fantasy', Clematis 'Violet Star', Old Man's Beard

This vigorous clematis is at its best when scrambling among mature trees and shrubs. From June to August, Clematis 'Étoile Violette' bears a profusion of small, deep violet purple flowers, each with a contrasting boss of creamy yellow stamens. The long stems and small flowers allow it to travel great distances without overpowering other plants. Better still, maintenance couldn't be easier - simply cut it back to ground level each year. This classis Clematis also holds an RHS AGM. Height: 5m (15'). Spread: 1.5m (5'). Pruning group: 3. More info
    • 1 x 3 litre potted clematis plant

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £14.99
    • 2 x 3 litre potted clematis plants

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    • £24.99

Clematis 'Comtesse de Bouchaud' (Large Plant)

Old Man's Beard

A vigorous and beautiful late-flowering clematis which holds a coveted RHS AGM. Clematis 'Comtesse de Bouchard' dates back to 1900, but still holds its own among modern cultivars. Its mauve-pink flowers appear from June to September in a spectacular display. This tough, forgiving climber is particularly versatile, performing superbly in borders or containers in almost any aspect of sun or shade. Height: 3m (10'). Spread: 1m (3'). Pruning Group: 3. More info
    • 1 x 3 litre potted clematis plant

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    • £14.99
    • 2 x 3 litre potted clematis plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £24.99

Clematis 'Jackmanii' (Large Plant)

Jackman's Clematis, Old Man's Beard

This late flowering Clematis bears a profusion of single blooms with velvety purple sepals and creamy coloured anthers. Clematis 'Jackmanii' is a particularly free flowering cultivar, creating a wonderful display from mid to late summer. Perfect for covering sunny walls and fences, but copes equally well in those tricky north facing positions. Jackman's Clematis also boasts a coveted RHS AGM. Height: 3m (10'). Spread: 1m (3'). More info
    • 1 x 3 litre potted clematis plant

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £14.99
    • 2 x 3 litre potted clematis plants

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    • £24.99

Clematis 'Rasputin' (Large Plant)

Old Man's Beard

This handsome cultivar is one of the darkest flowered of all clematis. The deep violet blooms have velvety appearance with deeply furrowed sepals and undulating margins. Clematis 'Rasputin' is a particularly free flowering cultivar bearing masses of flowers from July to September. For the very darkest colour, grow it in light shade where the sun won't fade its opulent blooms. Clematis 'Rasputin' makes a superb companion for paler flowered climbing roses and other Clematis varieties. Height: 3m (10'). Spread: 1m (3'). Pruning group: 3. More info
    • 1 x 3 litre potted clematis plant

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    • £14.99
    • 2 x 3 litre potted clematis plants

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    • £24.99

Clematis 'Remembrance' (Large Plant)

Old Man's Beard

Clematis 'Remembrance' bears raspberry pink flowers that later mature to a very deep pink with a central boss of pale yellow stamens. The sepals are heavily textured giving each bloom a satiny sheen. This compact late flowering Clematis blooms consistently from July to September. A pretty variety which makes a lovely feature in a large patio pot and trained onto trellis or a free standing obelisk. It's easy to maintain too - simply cut the stems back to almost ground level each year. Height: 2.5m (8'). Spread: 1m (3'). Pruning group: 3. More info
    • 1 x 3 litre potted clematis plant

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £14.99
    • 2 x 3 litre potted clematis plants

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    • £24.99

Clematis napaulensis

Clematis forrestii, Old Man's Beard

Originating from Nepal and parts of China, this rare and unusual clematis has a fascinating growth habit. Clematis napaulensis is cloaked in lush green foliage from autumn to early summer, before shedding its leaves in summer when most plants are in full growth. It's bell-shaped, winter blooms release a delicate perfume that hangs on the cool December air,that form interesting seed heads as spring approaches. This extraordinary, low maintenance Clematis needs little pruning, making it ideal for brightening the dull winter months. Grow it in a sheltered position through another deciduous climber to hide its bare stems in summer. Height: 3m (9') or more, depending on growing conditions and maturity. Spread: 1.5m (5'). Pruning group: 1. Supplied in 7cm pots.

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    • 1 x 7cm potted clematis plant

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    • £9.99
    • 3 x 7cm potted clematis plants

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    • £19.99

Clematis 'Big Brother'

Old Man's Beard

  • New in 2015
No other Clematis even comes close to this giant! The striped blooms are in excess of 25cm (10") across, whilst still being showy and entirely weather resistant. Unlike other varieties, Clematis 'Big Brother' will also flower twice - you won't be disappointed! This colourful climber makes the perfect backdrop to the border and a prize specimen on the patio. Flowers start low down on the plant much like our popular 'Top to Bottom' Series. This is the start of a new generation for Clematis! Height: 1.5m (5'). Spread: 90cm (36"). Pruning group: 2.
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    • 1 clematis jumbo plug plant

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    • £14.99
    • 2 clematis jumbo plug plants

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    • £19.99

Clematis armandii

Old Man's Beard, Armand Clematis

The fastest clematis in the west! Clematis armandii is an astounding variety with some first-class qualities. The glistening white blooms emit one of the first fragrances of spring. You'll also enjoy all year colour thanks to plants being evergreen. Plus rapid growth, great in shade, the list goes on. Order 2 or 3 today, for trouble-free impact in your garden. Height: 5m (15'). Spread: 3m (10'). Pruning group: 1


Useful links:

How to prune a clematis

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    • 1 x 9cm potted clematis plant

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £14.99
    • 2 x 9cm potted clematis plants

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £24.99