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Clematis 'Nelly Moser' (Clematis 'Nelly Moser')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
9ft 10in
Max height
3ft 11in
Max spread
2-5 Years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Clematis 'Nelly Moser'

Other names

Clematis 'Nelly Moser'

Genus

Clematis Clematis

Variety or Cultivar

'Nelly Moser' _ 'Nelly Moser' is a mid-sized, deciduous climber with glossy, dark-green leaves. In summer, it bears large pink flowers with red anthers whose petals have a darker bar down the each petal.


Clematis 'Nelly Moser' is: Deciduous

Habit

Climbing

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Flower

Dark-pink, Pale-pink 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

Clematis wilt , Slime flux Clematis wilt , Slime flux

General care

Pruning

Group 2 - Remove dead and damaged stems before growth begins in early spring. Trim all remaining stems to strong buds. Deadhead to encourage more flowers later in the season.

Propagation methods

Layering, Semi-hardwood cuttings


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Where to grow

Clematis 'Nelly Moser' (Clematis 'Nelly Moser') will reach a height of 9ft 10in and a spread of 3ft 11in after 2-5 Years.

Suggested uses

Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

Plant in well-drained, preferably chalky soil in full sun or partial shade. Plant the top of the root ball 8cm below the soil surface. The roots and base of the plant should be shaded. Mulch in late winter.

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

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness

Hardy (H4)

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Botanical name

Clematis 'Nelly Moser'

Other names

Clematis 'Nelly Moser'

Genus

Clematis Clematis

Variety or Cultivar

'Nelly Moser' _ 'Nelly Moser' is a mid-sized, deciduous climber with glossy, dark-green leaves. In summer, it bears large pink flowers with red anthers whose petals have a darker bar down the each petal.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Climbing

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)


Colour

Flower

Dark-pink, Pale-pink in Summer

Foliage

Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Caterpillars , Earwigs

Specific diseases

Clematis wilt , Slime flux

General care

Pruning

Group 2 - Remove dead and damaged stems before growth begins in early spring. Trim all remaining stems to strong buds. Deadhead to encourage more flowers later in the season.

Propagation methods

Layering, Semi-hardwood cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Clematis 'Nelly Moser' (Clematis 'Nelly Moser') will reach a height of 9ft 10in and a spread of 3ft 11in after 2-5 Years.

Suggested uses

Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

Plant in well-drained, preferably chalky soil in full sun or partial shade. Plant the top of the root ball 8cm below the soil surface. The roots and base of the plant should be shaded. Mulch in late winter.

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

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5

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nelly moser climbing up rose arch (18/06/2012)

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