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Clematis 'Westerplatte' (Clematis 'Westerplatte')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
3m
Max height
1.5m
Max spread
2-5 Years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Clematis 'Westerplatte'

Other names

Clematis 'Westerplatte'

Genus

Clematis Clematis

Variety or Cultivar

'Westerplatte' _ 'Westerplatte' is a deciduous climber with ovate, mid-green leaves and rich red flowers in summer.


Clematis 'Westerplatte' is: Deciduous

Habit

Climbing

Flower

Red in Summer

Foliage

Mid-green in Spring; Mid-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

Prune type 2

Propagation methods

Layering, Semi-hardwood cuttings


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Where to grow

Clematis 'Westerplatte' (Clematis 'Westerplatte') will reach a height of 3m and a spread of 1.5m after 2-5 Years.

Suggested uses

Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

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

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)

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Botanical name

Clematis 'Westerplatte'

Other names

Clematis 'Westerplatte'

Genus

Clematis Clematis

Variety or Cultivar

'Westerplatte' _ 'Westerplatte' is a deciduous climber with ovate, mid-green leaves and rich red flowers in summer.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Climbing


Colour

Flower

Red in Summer

Foliage

Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Caterpillars , Earwigs

Specific diseases

Clematis wilt , Slime flux

General care

Pruning

Prune type 2

Propagation methods

Layering, Semi-hardwood cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Clematis 'Westerplatte' (Clematis 'Westerplatte') will reach a height of 3m and a spread of 1.5m after 2-5 Years.

Suggested uses

Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

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

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, Zone 4

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