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Clematis - 'Arabella' (Herbaceous Clematis)

Type Herbaceous flower, Deciduous, Flowering
Form Spreading arching, Architectural Form
Size Large Border / Screening Plant (1.8 to 3m height)
Colours Violet Flowers (Summer early), Dark green Foliage
Care Medium - high
Hardiness Very hardy
Growth Medium Growing Plant
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Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Clematis:

  • Architectural plant – ideal as a ‘stand out’ plant

Weaknesses of Clematis

  • Invasive top growth
  • Will not tolerate exposed, cold or hot and sunny locations

Design & Plant Use for Clematis:

  • Summer flowering herbaceous plant suitable for border planting
  • Tall summer flowering shrub suitable for back of border planting
  • Ideal for informal cottage garden style planting
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