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Clematis 'Early Sensation' (Clematis 'Early Sensation')

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3 hours care
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2m
Max height
2.5m
Max spread
5-10 Years
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Botanical name

Clematis 'Early Sensation'

Other names

Clematis 'Early Sensation'

Genus

Clematis Clematis

Variety or Cultivar

'Early Sensation' _ 'Early Sensation' is a compact evergreen climber with parsley-green leaves and small, white, bowl-shaped flowers in early spring.


Clematis 'Early Sensation' is: Evergreen

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

Propagation methods

Hardwood cuttings, Layering, Semi-hardwood cuttings


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Where to grow

Clematis 'Early Sensation' (Clematis 'Early Sensation') will reach a height of 2m and a spread of 2.5m after 5-10 Years.

Suggested uses

Conservatory, Containers, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

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

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 'Early Sensation'

Other names

Clematis 'Early Sensation'

Genus

Clematis Clematis

Variety or Cultivar

'Early Sensation' _ 'Early Sensation' is a compact evergreen climber with parsley-green leaves and small, white, bowl-shaped flowers in early spring.

Foliage

Evergreen

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

Propagation methods

Hardwood cuttings, Layering, Semi-hardwood cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Clematis 'Early Sensation' (Clematis 'Early Sensation') will reach a height of 2m and a spread of 2.5m after 5-10 Years.

Suggested uses

Conservatory, Containers, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

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

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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