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Clematis plants, commonly known as 'Old Man's Beard', are a constant favourite of our customers. These delightful climbing plants will transform walls and fences and you'll be greeted with the sweet fragrance every time you pass by. Both winter flowering and evergreen clematis plants are popular types. Find out more about growing clematis in our 'Climbing plants for walls and fences' article and how to prune a clematis.
Clematis 'Albina Plena' - Part of the Alan Titchmarsh Collection
Clematis alpina 'Alba Plena'
Sometimes garden buildings aren't the most attractive structures, so why not clothe them with Clematis? Few are better than this rarely available variety: Clematis 'Albina Plena' grows quickly without swamping your garden, and will soon be heavily sprinkled with blooms like delicate snowballs, from spring to summer. Height: 3m (8'). Spread: 1.5m (5'). Pruning group: 1
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Nodding Virgin's Bower, Old Man's BeardThe dainty bell shaped flowers of Clematis rehderiana fill the air with the sweet fragrance of cowslips. This beautiful climber provides a subtle splash of delicate primrose yellow in late summer and autumn. With a vigorous habit this RHS AGM clematis will quickly cover walls and fences, and can be pruned to almost ground level each year, making maintenance extremely easy! Height: 7m (22’). Spread: 3m (10’). Pruning group 3. More info
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