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Clematis x jouiniana 'Mrs. Robert Brydon'

Mrs. Robert Brydon Clematis

Clematis

Comments

One of the hardiest of all clematis and a vigorous grower, covered in small violet flowers in late spring, a durable variety for the toughest situations

Description

One of the hardiest of all clematis and a vigorous grower, covered in small violet flowers in late spring, a durable variety for the toughest situations

Landscape Attributes

Mrs. Robert Brydon Clematis is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a ground-hugging habit of growth. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.

This is a relatively low maintenance shrub. It is a Type 1 clematis, meaning that it flowers on old wood of the previous season; other than trimming off obvious dieback in spring, it should only be pruned where necessary immediately after flowering. It is a good choice for attracting bees and hummingbirds to your yard. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Mrs. Robert Brydon Clematis is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Accent;Hedges/Screening;General Garden Use;Groundcover

Planting & Growing

Mrs. Robert Brydon Clematis will grow to be about 24 inches tall at maturity, with a spread of 5 feet. It tends to fill out right to the ground and therefore doesn't necessarily require facer plants in front. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 20 years.

Light Requirement:

partial shade

full sun

Moisture:

average to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

3a

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

24 inches

5 feet

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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