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Clematis cirrhosa 'Wisley Cream' (Clematis 'Wisley Cream')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
4m
Max height
1m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Clematis cirrhosa 'Wisley Cream'

Other names

Clematis 'Wisley Cream'

Genus

Clematis Clematis

Variety or Cultivar

'Wisley Cream' _ 'Wisley Cream' is an evergreen climber with small, glossy, dark-green leaves which are bronze in winter. In late winter and early spring it bears cup-shaped cream flowers. It has silky seed-heads in summer through winter.


Clematis cirrhosa 'Wisley Cream' is: Evergreen

Fragrance

Flowers are scented.

Habit

Climbing

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Flower

Cream in Spring; Cream in Winter

Foliage

Bronze in Winter; Mid-green in All seasons

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Caterpillars , Earwigs Aphids , Caterpillars , Earwigs

Slime flux Slime flux

General care

Pruning

Clematis pruning group 1

Propagation methods

Layering


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Where to grow

Clematis cirrhosa 'Wisley Cream' (Clematis 'Wisley Cream') will reach a height of 4m and a spread of 1m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

Plant in a warm, sheltered position in fertile, well-drained, preferably alkaline soil. Keep the base of the plant cool and shaded. In cold areas, grow in a container and overwinter indoors.

Soil type

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

Soil drainage

Moist but 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.

Hardy (H4), Tender in frost (H3)

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Botanical name

Clematis cirrhosa 'Wisley Cream'

Other names

Clematis 'Wisley Cream'

Genus

Clematis Clematis

Variety or Cultivar

'Wisley Cream' _ 'Wisley Cream' is an evergreen climber with small, glossy, dark-green leaves which are bronze in winter. In late winter and early spring it bears cup-shaped cream flowers. It has silky seed-heads in summer through winter.

Foliage

Evergreen

Fragrance

Flowers are scented.

Habit

Climbing

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)


Colour

Flower

Cream in Spring; Cream in Winter

Foliage

Bronze in Winter; Mid-green in All seasons


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Caterpillars , Earwigs

Specific diseases

Slime flux

General care

Pruning

Clematis pruning group 1

Propagation methods

Layering


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Clematis cirrhosa 'Wisley Cream' (Clematis 'Wisley Cream') will reach a height of 4m and a spread of 1m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

Plant in a warm, sheltered position in fertile, well-drained, preferably alkaline soil. Keep the base of the plant cool and shaded. In cold areas, grow in a container and overwinter indoors.

Soil type

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

Soil drainage

Moist but 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.

Hardy (H4), Tender in frost (H3)

USDA zones

Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7

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