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Clematis montana 'Primrose Star' (Clematis 'Primrose Star')

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

Plant details

Botanical name

Clematis montana 'Primrose Star'

Other names

Clematis 'Primrose Star'

Genus

Clematis Clematis

Variety or Cultivar

'Primrose Star' _ 'Primrose Star' is a deciduous climbing shrub with dark-green leaves that may be bronze-tinted when new. In late spring to early summer, it bears a profusion of pale-yellow, semi-double flowers that fade to white.


Clematis montana 'Primrose Star' is: Deciduous

Habit

Climbing

Flower

Pale-yellow in Spring; Pale-yellow in Summer

Foliage

Dark-green 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

Layering, Semi-hardwood cuttings


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Where to grow

Clematis montana 'Primrose Star' (Clematis 'Primrose Star') will reach a height of 4m and a spread of 4m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

Plant in fertile, well-drained soil in a sunny position

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

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 montana 'Primrose Star'

Other names

Clematis 'Primrose Star'

Genus

Clematis Clematis

Variety or Cultivar

'Primrose Star' _ 'Primrose Star' is a deciduous climbing shrub with dark-green leaves that may be bronze-tinted when new. In late spring to early summer, it bears a profusion of pale-yellow, semi-double flowers that fade to white.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Climbing


Colour

Flower

Pale-yellow in Spring; Pale-yellow in Summer

Foliage

Dark-green 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

Layering, Semi-hardwood cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Clematis montana 'Primrose Star' (Clematis 'Primrose Star') will reach a height of 4m and a spread of 4m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

Plant in fertile, well-drained soil in a sunny position

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

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

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