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Clematis armandii 'Snowdrift' (Clematis 'Snowdrift')

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3m
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2m
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2-3 years
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Botanical name

Clematis armandii 'Snowdrift'

Other names

Clematis 'Snowdrift'

Genus

Clematis Clematis

Variety or Cultivar

'Snowdrift' _ 'Snowdrift' is an evergreen, perennial climber with dark green, glossy, elongated leaves and white, star-shaped, fragrant flowers in spring.


Clematis armandii 'Snowdrift' is: Evergreen

Fragrance

Sweet secented flowers

Habit

Climbing

Flower

White in Spring

Foliage

Dark-green, Grey in All seasons

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

group 1

Propagation methods

Hardwood cuttings, Layering, Semi-hardwood cuttings


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Where to grow

Clematis armandii 'Snowdrift' (Clematis 'Snowdrift') will reach a height of 3m and a spread of 2m after 2-3 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.

Hardy (H4)

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Botanical name

Clematis armandii 'Snowdrift'

Other names

Clematis 'Snowdrift'

Genus

Clematis Clematis

Variety or Cultivar

'Snowdrift' _ 'Snowdrift' is an evergreen, perennial climber with dark green, glossy, elongated leaves and white, star-shaped, fragrant flowers in spring.

Foliage

Evergreen

Fragrance

Sweet secented flowers

Habit

Climbing


Colour

Flower

White in Spring

Foliage

Dark-green, Grey in All seasons


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Caterpillars , Earwigs

Specific diseases

Slime flux , Clematis wilt

General care

Pruning

group 1

Propagation methods

Hardwood cuttings, Layering, Semi-hardwood cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Clematis armandii 'Snowdrift' (Clematis 'Snowdrift') will reach a height of 3m and a spread of 2m after 2-3 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.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7

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Clematis armandii 'Snowdrift' (06/04/2011)

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