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Clematis armandii 'Apple Blossom' (Clematis 'Apple Blossom')

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3 hours care
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8m
Max height
2.5m
Max spread
5-10 Years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Clematis armandii 'Apple Blossom'

Other names

Clematis 'Apple Blossom'

Genus

Clematis Clematis

Variety or Cultivar

'Apple Blossom' _ 'Apple Blossom' is a vigorous, evergreen climber with leathery leaves, bronze when young, and deep pink buds opening to small, pale pink flowersin late spring that fade to near white.


Clematis armandii 'Apple Blossom' is: Evergreen

Fragrance

Vanilla secented flowers

Habit

Climbing

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Flower

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

Foliage

Bronze in Spring; Dark-green in Summer

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Caterpillars , Earwigs Aphids , Caterpillars , Earwigs

Slime flux , Clematis wilt Slime flux , Clematis wilt

General care

Propagation methods

Hardwood cuttings, Layering, Semi-hardwood cuttings


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Where to grow

Clematis armandii 'Apple Blossom' (Clematis 'Apple Blossom') will reach a height of 8m and a spread of 2.5m after 5-10 Years.

Suggested uses

Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

Will grow well against a warm wall in fertile, well-drained soil (especially chalky soils).

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

South, West

Exposure

Sheltered

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

Tender in frost (H3)

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Botanical name

Clematis armandii 'Apple Blossom'

Other names

Clematis 'Apple Blossom'

Genus

Clematis Clematis

Variety or Cultivar

'Apple Blossom' _ 'Apple Blossom' is a vigorous, evergreen climber with leathery leaves, bronze when young, and deep pink buds opening to small, pale pink flowersin late spring that fade to near white.

Foliage

Evergreen

Fragrance

Vanilla secented flowers

Habit

Climbing

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)


Colour

Flower

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

Foliage

Bronze in Spring; Dark-green in Summer


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Caterpillars , Earwigs

Specific diseases

Slime flux , Clematis wilt

General care

Propagation methods

Hardwood cuttings, Layering, Semi-hardwood cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Clematis armandii 'Apple Blossom' (Clematis 'Apple Blossom') will reach a height of 8m and a spread of 2.5m after 5-10 Years.

Suggested uses

Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

Will grow well against a warm wall in fertile, well-drained soil (especially chalky soils).

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

South, West

Exposure

Sheltered

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

Tender in frost (H3)

USDA zones

Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5

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