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Clematis armandii 'Enham Star' (Clematis 'Enham Star')

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skill rating
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 'Enham Star'

Other names

Clematis 'Enham Star'

Genus

Clematis Clematis

Variety or Cultivar

'Enham Star' _ 'Enham Star' is a vigorous evergreen climber with leathery, glossy trifoliate leaves and clusters of fragrant creamy-white flowers in late spring.


Clematis armandii 'Enham Star' is: Evergreen

Fragrance

Powerful, vanilla secented flowers

Habit

Climbing

Flower

White in Spring

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

Pruning

Pruning Group 1 - After flowering, remove dead, damaged or misplaced shoots.

Propagation methods

Hardwood cuttings, Layering, Semi-hardwood cuttings


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Where to grow

Clematis armandii 'Enham Star' (Clematis 'Enham Star') 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). Plant the top of the root ball 8cm below the soil surface. The roots and base of the plant should be shaded. Mulch in late winter.

Soil type

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

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Alkaline, Neutral

Light

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 'Enham Star'

Other names

Clematis 'Enham Star'

Genus

Clematis Clematis

Variety or Cultivar

'Enham Star' _ 'Enham Star' is a vigorous evergreen climber with leathery, glossy trifoliate leaves and clusters of fragrant creamy-white flowers in late spring.

Foliage

Evergreen

Fragrance

Powerful, vanilla secented flowers

Habit

Climbing


Colour

Flower

White in Spring

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

Pruning

Pruning Group 1 - After flowering, remove dead, damaged or misplaced shoots.

Propagation methods

Hardwood cuttings, Layering, Semi-hardwood cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Clematis armandii 'Enham Star' (Clematis 'Enham Star') 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). Plant the top of the root ball 8cm below the soil surface. The roots and base of the plant should be shaded. Mulch in late winter.

Soil type

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

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Alkaline, Neutral

Light

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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Should this be flowering now??

Planted this in late May against SW facing fence. It's now flowering (16th Sept 2013), although I see the notes say it flowers in spring? read more

Leaves turned brown with dark spots covering leaves.

Bought and planted in April 2012. Did well, shooting up to about 1metre spread along the wire fence. Buds formed before we had bad snow and frost. Now, buds have died and leaves have turned from dark… read more

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Have just planted this (Clematis armandii 'Enham Star') up in a large pot to grow up some trellis. Few leaves slightly browning.....any advice welcome! read more

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