Clematis montana Alba

Clematis montana 'Alba' is a fast growing, non-evergreen climber which produces masses of small, pretty white flowers with golden centres against glossy green leaves during the late spring and early summer. This Clematis is ideal for covering walls, fences, or unsightly buildings providing adequate support is in place.

'Alba' in a 2L pot with 90cm cane
£12.50



Alba characteristics

Growing

  • Gardening skill: Suitable for beginners
  • Flowering duration: Long
  • Height after 10 years: Over 10m / 33ft
  • Growth habit: Climbing
  • Spread after 10 years: 1m-2m / 3ft-7ft

Climate

  • Cold hardiness (RHS): H4 (to -10C)
  • Cold hardiness (USDA): (8) 10F / -12C

Identification

  • Country of origin: China
  • Flower colour: White
  • Flowering month: May June
  • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
  • Leaf colour: Green
  • Leaf colour - young: Green
  • Leaf colour - autumn: Yellow
  • Annual cycle: Deciduous