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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 '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 'Madame Julia Correvon' (Large Plant)

Clematis viticella, Old Man's Beard

Like all viticella cultivars, Clematis 'Madame Julia Correvon' has a vigorous, free flowering habit. The bell shaped, claret red blooms are borne in profusion from July to August covering the plant from top to bottom. Each sepal is slightly twisted with a paler pink reverse, which only adds to the charm of this RHS AGM variety. A classic clematis that is equally well suited to borders or patio containers. Height: 3m (10'). Spread: 1.5m (5'). Pruning group: 3. More info
    • 1 x 3 litre potted clematis plant

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    • 2 x 3 litre potted clematis plants

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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

    • 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 x durandii (Large Plant)

Durand's Clematis, Old Man's Beard

Clematis x durandii is strikingly individual! The non clinging stems bear solitary indigo-blue flowers with golden yellow anthers from June to September. Each bloom has 4 - 6 narrow, slightly twisted and deeply furrowed sepals which give this cultivar its distinctive appearance. Unlike many varieties, Clematis x durandii does not climb, but will happily meander among borders, poking stems up between other plants. These stems can be easily staked for a particularly attractive effect. Alternatively, this versatile Clematis could be tied onto an obelisk or trellis. A resilient and easy to grow variety, which holds an RHS AGM for its superb garden performance. Height: 2m (6'). Spread: 1m (3') Pruning group: 3. More info
    • 1 x 3 litre potted clematis plant

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    • 2 x 3 litre potted clematis plants

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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 viticella 'Polish Spirit' (Large Plant)

Old Man's Beard

From July to September, Clematis 'Polish Spirit' is a sight to behold! This vigorous climber produces masses of single, saucer-shaped velvety blooms in the darkest shade of purple. This spectacular Clematis is at its best when given space to scramble among mature trees and shrubs or smother arbours and pergolas with its striking blooms and dark green foliage. An easy to grow variety which holds an RHS AGM for its excellent garden performance. Height: 5m (15'). Spread: 2m (6'). Pruning group: 3. More info
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Clematis cirrhosa var. purpurascens 'Freckles'

Old Man's Beard

This eye-catching evergreen clematis gives a much needed injection of colour to the winter garden, when few other plants dare to bloom. This is the earliest of the spring flowering clematis, with cup-shaped pink blooms freckled with maroon-red markings, to give this plant it's name. The delicate blooms are followed by attractive fluffy seedheads that stand proud of the glossy evergreen leaves. Clematis ‘Freckles' requires only minimal pruning and makes an excellent specimen for containers and borders. Height: 3m (10'). Spread: 1.5m (5'). Pruning group: 1

Useful links:

How to prune a clematis

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    • 1 clematis jumbo plug plant

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Clematis rehderiana

Nodding Virgin's Bower, Old Man's Beard

The 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.

Useful links:

How to prune a clematis

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    • 1 x 7cm potted clematis plant

    • Despatch: By end of November 2015
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    • £12.99

Clematis 'Blekitny Aniol' (Large Plant)

Clematis viticella, Clematis Blue Angel, Old Man's Beard

Instantly recognisable for its distinctive flower colour and form, Clematis 'Blekitny Aniol' is a spectacular variety. The pastel blue blooms with crinkled sepals and pale yellow anthers have an unusual way of changing hue in different light conditions, making it endlessly fascinating. Translated to Clematis 'Blue Angel', this vigorous cultivar flowers freely from June to September. Plant it in a partially shaded spot where it will remain trouble free and easy to grow. Height: 4m (12'). 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 'Frances Rivis' (Large Plant)

Clematis alpina, Old Man's Beard

This reliable alpina clematis bears it's pretty nodding, bell shaped flowers from mid-spring. The gently twisted, sky blue blooms contrast beautifully with pristine white stamens, which are followed by a late summer display of fluffy seedheads. Clematis 'Frances Rivis' is a particularly robust spring flowering clematis, coping well in exposed positions and needing virtually no pruning. This RHS AGM variety is ideal for growing against a sunny wall or trained onto an obelisk as a striking patio feature. Height: 3m (9'). Spread: 1.5m (5'). 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 'Early Sensation' (Large Plant)

Clematis cartmanii, Old Man's Beard

As the name suggests, Clematis 'Early Sensation' is an early flowering variety. The large, fragrant white blooms with yellow-green stamens are followed by attractive fluffy seed heads. The non-clinging stems are cloaked in evergreen foliage which is bronze when young before maturing to dark green. Grow this compact clematis among mature shrubs or trained onto an obelisk in a large patio container for an elegant start to the growing season. Height: 2m (6'). Spread: 1m (3'). 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

    • Despatch: By end of September 2015
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    • £24.99