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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 'Guernsey Cream' (Large Plant)

Old Man's Beard

This large flowered Clematis is always in demand for its elegant and unusual coloured blooms. Pale gold anthers are surrounded by delicate creamy petals, each with a subtle yellow-green bar. As the flowers fade, the fabulous golden seed heads take centre stage to provide interest well into late summer. Clematis 'Guernsey Cream' is best grown against a dark background for maximum impact. Choose a spot in semi or dappled shade to prevent the flowers from fading. Height: 250cm (98"). Spread: 100cm (39"). Pruning group: 2. More info
    • 1 x 3 litre potted clematis plant

    • Despatch: By end of February 2016
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    • £17.99
    • 2 x 3 litre potted clematis plants

    • Despatch: By end of February 2016
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    • £29.99

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 February 2016
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    • £14.99
    • 2 x 3 litre potted clematis plants

    • Despatch: By end of February 2016
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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.

Useful links:

How to prune a clematis

 

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    • 1 x 7cm potted clematis plant

    • Despatch: By end of April 2016
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    • £14.99
    • 1 x Clematis napaulensis collection

    • Despatch: By end of April 2016
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    • £29.99
    • 3 x 7cm potted clematis plants

    • Despatch: By end of April 2016
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    • £24.99

Clematis 'Royal Ladies Duo'

Old Man's Beard

These two 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 Duo' 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'

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How to prune a clematis

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

    • Despatch: By end of April 2016
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    • £14.99
    • 1 x 'Princess Kate' 7cm potted clematis plant

    • Despatch: By end of April 2016
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    • £14.99
    • 1 x Clematis 'Royal Ladies Duo' - 1 of each variety

    • Despatch: By end of April 2016
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    • £29.98 £19.99

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

These clematis plants are perfectly hardy and can be planted outdoors upon arrival. However, young plants are more vulnerable to extremes of winter weather and may benefit from growing on in an unheated greenhouse, coldframe or similarly sheltered spot until spring.

Useful links:

How to prune a clematis

 

Clematis 'New Love' Collection

Includes 1 x 9cm potted clematis plant, 100g of incredibloom® fertiliser and 1 Large Patio Pot.

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    • 1 x 9cm potted clematis plant

    • Despatch: By end of June 2016
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    • £12.99
    • 1 x Clematis 'New Love' Collection

    • Despatch: By end of June 2016
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    • £26.97 £19.99
    • 2 x 9cm potted clematis plants

    • Despatch: By end of June 2016
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    • £19.99

Clematis florida 'Sieboldii' (Large Plant)

Clematis florida var. florida 'Sieboldiana', Old Man's Beard

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Sought after for its showy blooms of crisp, white petals that surround a central dome of rich, purple stamens. This show-stopping clematis is fantastic for transforming walls and fences into a floral showpiece. When the flowers fade, the fluffy seed heads continue the performance into late summer and autumn. Clematis florida 'Sieboldii' makes a striking specimen for walls, fences and containers. Height: 2.5m (8'). Spread: 1m (3') Pruning group: 3.

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How to prune a clematis

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    • 1 x 2.5 litre potted clematis plant

    • Despatch: By end of April 2016
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    • £14.99
    • 2 x 2.5 litre potted clematis plant

    • Despatch: By end of April 2016
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    • £24.99

Clematis cirrhosa 'Jingle Bells'

Old Man's Beard

Nodding, bell shaped flowers appear in the depth of winter when few other plants dare to bloom. The elegant sweetly scented blooms are followed by attractive fluffy seedheads which contrast beautifully with its cloak of evergreen foliage. Clematis 'Jingle Bells' requires only minimal pruning and makes an excellent specimen for containers and borders. Height: 3m (10'). Spread: 1.5m (5'). Pruning group: 1

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How to prune a clematis

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    • 1 x 7cm potted clematis plant

    • Despatch: By end of May 2016
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    • £13.99

Clematis 'Crystal Fountain' (Large Plant)

Old Man's Beard

The flowers of Clematis 'Crystal Fountain'&trade are quite extraordinary.A fountain of crystal-blue stamens radiate from the centres of the dazzling blue, 15cm (6") wide blooms. Terrifically floriferous, this clematis continues to bloom throughout summer and into early autumn. Its compact habit makes it ideal for containers and small gardens. Height: 1.8m (6'). Spread: 1.2m (4') Pruning group: 2. More info
    • 1 x 2.5 litre potted clematis plant

    • Despatch: By end of April 2016
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    • £14.99

Clematis cirrhosa var. purpurascens 'Freckles' (Large Plant)

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 x 2.5 litre potted clematis plant

    • Despatch: By end of April 2016
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    • £14.99

Clematis cirrhosa 'Jingle Bells' (Large Plant)

Old Man's Beard

Nodding, bell shaped flowers appear in the depth of winter when few other plants dare to bloom. The elegant sweetly scented blooms are followed by attractive fluffy seedheads which contrast beautifully with its cloak of evergreen foliage. Clematis 'Jingle Bells' 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 x 2.5 litre potted clematis plant

    • Despatch: By end of April 2016
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    • £14.99

Clematis flammula

Fragrant Virgin's Bower, Old Man's Beard

Climbing semi-evergreen stems carry starry white flowers from midsummer, with a deliciously sweet almond fragrance. The flowers give way by late summer to silky seed heads that make a striking Autumn display. Clematis flammula is fast growing and wonderfully vigorous, and pruning to ground level each year makes it easy to maintain. Superb for growing through shrubs and trees, or scrambling over walls and fences. Height: 5m (16'). Spread: 1m (3'). Pruning group: 3.

Useful links:

How to prune a clematis

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    • 1 x 7cm potted clematis plant

    • Despatch: By end of April 2016
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    • £12.99
    • 2 x 7cm potted clematis plants

    • Despatch: By end of April 2016
    • SAVE £8.99  
    • £25.98 £16.99

Clematis (Top to Bottom) 'Success Lavender Blue'

Old Man's Beard

This beautiful large flowered clematis has been specially selected for its ability to flower from its base to its tips. Sumptuous pale lavender blooms cover Clematis 'Top to Bottom' throughout summer for a fabulous display. This free flowering variety also has a neat, compact growth habit making it ideal for growing in large containers on the patio. Height: 2.5m (8'). Spread: 1.5m (5'). Pruning group: 2.

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Read Michael Perry's blog: Dazzling new plants with a twistHow to prune a clematis

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    • 1 clematis jumbo plug plant

    • Despatch: By end of February 2016
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    • £15.99
    • 2 clematis jumbo plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of February 2016
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    • £19.99