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  • Clematis

    • Spring flowering clematis17
    • Early summer flowering clematis54
    • Late summer flowering clematis49
    • Winter flowering clematis5
    • Large-flowered clematis78
    • Small-flowered clematis24
  • Climbers

    • Spring flowering climbers2
    • Early summer flowering climbers16
    • Late summer flowering climbers7
    • Winter flowering climbers10
  • Shrubs

    • Spring flowering28
    • Early summer flowering21
    • Late summer flowering3
    • Autumn flowering1
    • Evergreen34
      • Rounded evergreen shrubs14
      • Tall evergreen shrubs20
    • Winter-flowering1
  • Conifers

    • Miniature2
    • Dwarf or Slow-growing9
    • Large or fast-growing4
    • Spreading conifers1
    • Tree heaths3

Stock availability this season

  • All268
  • In stock107
  • Not in stock161
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Using

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    Garden type

    • Small town garden0
    • Formal garden0
    • Woodland garden1
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Growing

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    Flowering time

    • Spring5
    • Early summer4
    • Late summer8
    • Autumn1
    • Winter1
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    Attractive features

    • Attractive flowers9
    • Attractive fruit2
    • Attractive tree / plant0
    • Attractive bark0
    • Attractive foliage10
    • Autumn foliage colour2
    • Variegated foliage4
    • Scented flowers16
    • Scented foliage0
    • Seed heads / pods2
    • Winter colour3
    • Spring foliage colour4
    • Summer foliage colour7
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    Useful for

    • Patio growing0
    • Topiary0
    • Hedging0
    • Wall training1
    • Screening7
    • Open spaces0
    • Small spaces1
    • Street / amenity0
    • Specimen planting0
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    Gardening skill

    • Suitable for beginners120
    • Average10
    • Some needed1
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    Flowering duration

    • Short0
    • Average (2-3 weeks)14
    • Long116
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    Height after 10 years

    • Up to 1.5m / 5ft5
    • 1.5m-2.5m / 5ft-8ft36
    • 2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft56
    • 3m-5m / 10ft-16ft32
    • 5m-10m / 16ft-33ft9
    • Over 10m / 33ft6
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    Growth rate

    • Fast1
    • Average7
    • Slow2
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    Growth habit

    • Columnar / Fastigiate0
    • Upright1
    • Upright-spreading0
    • Spreading1
    • Weeping1
    • Climbing124
    • Sprawling8
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    Spread after 10 years

    • Less than 1m / 3ft74
    • 1m-2m / 3ft-7ft13
    • 2m-3m / 7ft-10ft16
    • 3m-4m / 10ft-13ft26
    • 4m-6m / 13ft-20ft2
    • 6m-8m / 20ft-27ft0
    • More than 8m / 27ft0
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    Soil tolerance

    • Sheltered site1
    • Windy site0
    • Free-draining site1
    • Occasional flooding1
    • Occasional drought0
    • Coastal site0
    • Air pollution0
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    Light requirement

    • Prefers full sun11
    • Some shade4
    • Prefers shade0
    • Tolerates shade9
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    Pruning

    • Do not prune3
    • No need to prune5
    • Light prune3
    • Prune after flowering0
    • Prune hard6
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    Sex of plant

    • Male2
    • Female1
    • Hermaphrodite5
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Problems

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Climate

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    Climate suitability

    • Temperate climates9
    • Mild damp climates2
    • Warm climates1
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    Cold-hardiness

    • Cold-hardy1
    • Protect from frost0
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    Cold hardiness (RHS)

    • H1a0
    • H1b0
    • H1c0
    • H20
    • H3 (to -5C)2
    • H4 (to -10C)30
    • H5 (to -15C)19
    • H6 (to -20C)97
    • H7 (more than -20C)1
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    Cold hardiness (USDA)

    • (3) -40F / -40C0
    • (4) -30F / -34C3
    • (5) -20F / -29C0
    • (6) -10F / -23C96
    • (7) 0F / -18C19
    • (8) 10F / -12C29
    • (9) 20F / -7C2
    • (10) 30F / -1C0
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Identification

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    Country of origin

    • Argentina1
    • Australia1
    • Belgium0
    • Canada1
    • China4
    • Czech Republic0
    • Denmark0
    • Estonia5
    • France18
    • Germany2
    • Ireland0
    • Italy0
    • Japan6
    • Kazakhstan0
    • Morocco1
    • Netherlands5
    • New Zealand4
    • Norway0
    • Russia0
    • Poland6
    • Portugal0
    • Serbia0
    • Slovakia0
    • Spain1
    • South Korea0
    • Sweden1
    • Switzerland0
    • Turkey0
    • Ukraine2
    • United Kingdom66
    • United States2
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    Period of origin

    • 1500 - 15490
    • 1550 - 15990
    • 1600 - 16490
    • 1650 - 16990
    • 1700 - 17490
    • 1750 - 17991
    • 1800 - 18490
    • 1850 - 18995
    • 1900 - 19493
    • 1950 - 19998
    • 20001
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    Flower colour

    • Blue21
    • Green1
    • Pink26
    • Purple20
    • Red14
    • White16
    • Yellow2
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    Flowering month

    • January7
    • February7
    • March7
    • April24
    • May65
    • June66
    • July64
    • August66
    • September76
    • October5
    • November3
    • December6
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    Flower form

    • Single flower (5-8 petals)126
    • Semi-double flower (10-20 petals)7
    • Double flower (25-50 petals)14
    • Chrysanthemum flower (100+ petals)0
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    Leaf colour

    • Green103
    • Bronze0
    • Dark purple0
    • Grey-green0
    • Bluish-green1
    • Yellow0
    • Yellow-green0
    • Pink-white-green variegated0
    • White-green variegated0
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    Leaf colour - young

    • Green101
    • Light copper2
    • Dark bronze0
    • Dark purple0
    • Grey-green0
    • Yellow-green0
    • Light red0
    • Orange0
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    Leaf colour - autumn

    • Green4
    • Yellow86
    • Yellow / Crimson0
    • Orange / Gold0
    • Orange / Red0
    • Bronze / Purple0
    • Multiple tints0
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    Annual cycle

    • Deciduous139
    • Evergreen13
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    Awards

    • RHS Award of Garden Merit2
    • RHS Award of Merit0
    • RHS 1st class0
    • Slow Food - Ark of Taste0