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Clematis 'Ville de Lyon' (Clematis 'Ville de Lyon')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
2.5m
Max height
1m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Clematis 'Ville de Lyon'

Other names

Clematis 'Ville de Lyon'

Genus

Clematis Clematis

Variety or Cultivar

'Ville de Lyon' _ 'Ville de Lyon' is a deciduous, climbing shrub with large open magenta flowers with creamy stamens from early summer through to early autumn.


Clematis 'Ville de Lyon' is: Deciduous

Habit

Climbing

Flower

Dark-pink in Summer; Dark-pink in Autumn

Foliage

Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer; Mid-green in Autumn

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Caterpillars , Earwigs Aphids , Caterpillars , Earwigs

Clematis wilt , Slime flux Clematis wilt , Slime flux

General care

Propagation methods

Layering, Semi-hardwood cuttings


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Where to grow

Clematis 'Ville de Lyon' (Clematis 'Ville de Lyon') will reach a height of 2.5m and a spread of 1m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

Plant in fertile, well-drained soil especially chalky soils. Its lower leaves can deteriorate towards the end of the season, so growing through a shrub or hiding the lower part of the shrub will be beneficial.

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 Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

Companion plants

Botanical name

Clematis 'Ville de Lyon'

Other names

Clematis 'Ville de Lyon'

Genus

Clematis Clematis

Variety or Cultivar

'Ville de Lyon' _ 'Ville de Lyon' is a deciduous, climbing shrub with large open magenta flowers with creamy stamens from early summer through to early autumn.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Climbing


Colour

Flower

Dark-pink in Summer; Dark-pink in Autumn

Foliage

Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer; Mid-green in Autumn


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Caterpillars , Earwigs

Specific diseases

Clematis wilt , Slime flux

General care

Propagation methods

Layering, Semi-hardwood cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Clematis 'Ville de Lyon' (Clematis 'Ville de Lyon') will reach a height of 2.5m and a spread of 1m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

Plant in fertile, well-drained soil especially chalky soils. Its lower leaves can deteriorate towards the end of the season, so growing through a shrub or hiding the lower part of the shrub will be beneficial.

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 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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Flower of Clematis Ville de Lyon (04/07/2011)

In flower, but no sunshine today (16/08/2010)

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