Clematis montana var. rubens
Anemone clematis , Clematis montana ‘Rubens’, Clematis montana rubens, Clematis montana rubens
- montana var. rubens– C. montana var. rubens is a vigorous, deciduous climber with purple-flushed, dark bronze green leaves divided into three leaflets and, in late spring and early summer, lightly fragrant, pink flowers with prominent, pale yellow anthers.
Pink in Spring; Pink in Summer
Flushed purple, Bronze-green in Spring; Bronze-green, Flushed purple in Summer; Bronze-green in Autumn
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Aphids , Caterpillars , Earwigs
Slime flux , Clematis wilt
Layering, Semi-hardwood cuttings
WHERE TO GROW
Clematis montana var. rubens (Anemone clematis ) will reach a height of 9m and a spread of 3m after 2-5 years.
Wallside and trellises
Plant in fertile, well-drained soil especially chalky soils.
Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Partial Shade, Full Sun
North, South, East, West