Clematis 'Avant Garde' - Climbing plants

Clematis 'Avant Garde'
Clematis 'Avant Garde'

Queen of the garden!

Clematis 'Avant Garde' is quite unique due to its unusual colour scheme of red and pink. The flowers are double and have a diameter of 5-7 cm. These impressive flowers are very robust and long-lasting.
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Planting and flowering details
  • Planting
  • Make sure that the roots of Clematis 'Avant Garde' are soaked by placing in a bucket full of lukewarm water before planting. Prepare a suitable hole and loosen the soil. Clematis 'Avant Garde' grows well when you mix nutritious compost into the garden soil. Plant the root ball of the Clematis 'Avant Garde' at the correct depth in the hole. The top of the root ball should be just slightly below ground level. Fill the hole with soil and press firmly. Water immediately after planting. Place this climber in full sun or semi shade.
    Clematis 'Avant Garde' is an excellent climber
    Clematis 'Avant Garde' is a good hardy climber that can beautifully decorate a pergola or fence and is ideal for disguising unattractive bare walls. The large-flowered Clematis 'Avant Garde' is in perfect harmony planted alongside roses. Combine with the Climbing Dual Rose 'Mystery Wonder' to create an enchanting floral display.
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  • Care
  • The Clematis dislikes dry soil, so water more often during dry periods. They like to keep their ‘feet' cool and damp - clematis will appreciate you planting low-growing plants around the base of the clematis or covering with a mulch of garden compost mixed with well rotted manure. These climbing plants grow well along a fence or pergola. Help Clematis 'Avant Garde' climb - tie in new shoots around a support as they grow.
    Lightly pruning Clematis 'Avant Garde
    Clematis are divided into three pruning groups. Clematis 'Avant Garde' with large double flowers is an early flowering variety and belongs to pruning group 2: Pruning is normally necessary for abundant flowering. In March you can lightly prune all the stems back to a strong pair of buds. Remove dead or damaged stems and cut off any faded flowers during the summer.
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  • Specifics
  • The very unusual red with pink flowers of Clematis 'Avant Garde' are lovely and full with shorter petals in the centre that make the flowers resemble large pompoms. A late flowering Clematis, the small flowers appear on this year's shoots. This clematis belongs to the Viticella group. The 'Avant Garde' Clematis is also known as Clematis 'AVANT GARDE' 'Evipo033
    All clematis are members of the Ranunculaceae family.
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  • Extra information
  • Latin name Clematis  'Avant Garde'
    Delivery type Supplied as container plant
    Guarantee 5 years guarantee
    Color Red, Pink
    Light preference full sun ,  partial sun ,  full shade
    Flowers for cutting no
    Flowering period June - September
    Growing height200 - 300 cm
    Planting distance50 - 70 cm
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