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Clematis viticella 'Black Prince' (Clematis 'Black Prince')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
3m
Max height
1m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Clematis viticella 'Black Prince'

Other names

Clematis 'Black Prince'

Genus

Clematis Clematis

Variety or Cultivar

'Black Prince' _ 'Black Prince' is a late flowering clematis with single, dark reddish-purple flowers with a silvery back in autumn.


Clematis viticella 'Black Prince' is: Deciduous

Habit

Climbing

Flower

Reddish-purple, Silvery-grey in Autumn

Foliage

Green in Summer

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids Aphids

Slime flux , Clematis wilt Slime flux , Clematis wilt

General care


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Where to grow

Clematis viticella 'Black Prince' (Clematis 'Black Prince') will reach a height of 3m and a spread of 1m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Containers, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

Plant in fertile, well-drained soil especially chalky soils. Suitable for containers.

Soil type

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

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

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 viticella 'Black Prince'

Other names

Clematis 'Black Prince'

Genus

Clematis Clematis

Variety or Cultivar

'Black Prince' _ 'Black Prince' is a late flowering clematis with single, dark reddish-purple flowers with a silvery back in autumn.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Climbing


Colour

Flower

Reddish-purple, Silvery-grey in Autumn

Foliage

Green in Summer


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids

Specific diseases

Slime flux , Clematis wilt


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Clematis viticella 'Black Prince' (Clematis 'Black Prince') will reach a height of 3m and a spread of 1m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Containers, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

Plant in fertile, well-drained soil especially chalky soils. Suitable for containers.

Soil type

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

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

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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