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Clematis alpina 'Frankie' (Clematis 'Frankie')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
2.5m
Max height
1.5m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Clematis alpina 'Frankie'

Other names

Clematis 'Frankie'

Genus

Clematis Clematis

Variety or Cultivar

'Frankie' _ 'Frankie ' is a deciduous climber with divided green foliage. In spring and early summer it bears single flowers with light-blue sepals and white stamens.


Clematis alpina 'Frankie' is: Deciduous

Habit

Climbing

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Flower

Pale-blue, White in Spring; White, Pale-blue in Summer

Foliage

Green in Spring; Green in Summer

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Caterpillars , Earwigs Aphids , Caterpillars , Earwigs

Slime flux Slime flux

General care

Propagation methods

Layering, Semi-hardwood cuttings


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Where to grow

Clematis alpina 'Frankie' (Clematis 'Frankie') will reach a height of 2.5m and a spread of 1.5m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

Plant in well-drained, moisture-retentive soil.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

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Botanical name

Clematis alpina 'Frankie'

Other names

Clematis 'Frankie'

Genus

Clematis Clematis

Variety or Cultivar

'Frankie' _ 'Frankie ' is a deciduous climber with divided green foliage. In spring and early summer it bears single flowers with light-blue sepals and white stamens.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Climbing

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)


Colour

Flower

Pale-blue, White in Spring; White, Pale-blue in Summer

Foliage

Green in Spring; Green in Summer


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Caterpillars , Earwigs

Specific diseases

Slime flux

General care

Propagation methods

Layering, Semi-hardwood cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Clematis alpina 'Frankie' (Clematis 'Frankie') will reach a height of 2.5m and a spread of 1.5m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

Plant in well-drained, moisture-retentive soil.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

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April 2018

April 2019

Next to the Olive Tree first to flower

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