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Clematis 'Avant-Garde' (Clematis 'Avant-Garde')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
3m
Max height
1.5m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Clematis 'Avant-Garde'

Other names

Clematis 'Avant-Garde'

Genus

Clematis Clematis

Variety or Cultivar

'Avant-Garde' _ 'Avant-Garde' is a deciduous, perennial climber with green leaves and semidouble flowers with magenta outer petals and lavender, frilled inner petals and a yellow centre from summer until autumn.


Clematis 'Avant-Garde' is: Deciduous

Habit

Climbing

Flower

Magenta, Lavender in Summer; Magenta, Lavender in Autumn

Foliage

Green in Summer; Green in Autumn

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Caterpillars , Earwigs Aphids , Caterpillars , Earwigs

Diseases

wilt resistant

Slime flux Slime flux

General care

Pruning

group 3

Propagation methods

Layering, Semi-hardwood cuttings


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Where to grow

Clematis 'Avant-Garde' (Clematis 'Avant-Garde') will reach a height of 3m and a spread of 1.5m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

Plant 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 Shade

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 'Avant-Garde'

Other names

Clematis 'Avant-Garde'

Genus

Clematis Clematis

Variety or Cultivar

'Avant-Garde' _ 'Avant-Garde' is a deciduous, perennial climber with green leaves and semidouble flowers with magenta outer petals and lavender, frilled inner petals and a yellow centre from summer until autumn.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Climbing


Colour

Flower

Magenta, Lavender in Summer; Magenta, Lavender in Autumn

Foliage

Green in Summer; Green in Autumn


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Caterpillars , Earwigs

Diseases

wilt resistant

Specific diseases

Slime flux

General care

Pruning

group 3

Propagation methods

Layering, Semi-hardwood cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Clematis 'Avant-Garde' (Clematis 'Avant-Garde') will reach a height of 3m and a spread of 1.5m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

Plant 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 Shade

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, 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, Zone 6, Zone 5, Zone 4

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Clematis Avant-Garde

Mine got a wilt-like disease after heavy rain, humidity and wind (English weather!) just before flowering. I've cut it back to first axil - will it grow next year, if not & I dig it up, can I plant… read more

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