Clematis "Josephine", Pink - Climbing plantsClematis 'Josephine'
Pretty in pink. The large, pink flowers of the clematis "Josephine" in a nursery pot are just that. This clematis really catches the eye. In spring, the "Josephine" blooms with large, pink double flowers. In autumn, it blooms with single flowers. The flowers attain their most beautiful colours in the sun. It is a true climbing plant. It can always use a helping hand to get further. Plant the clematis near a wall or divider, or have it grow along a pergola. In order for the plant to grow upwards, it needs to be secured. It is easily done using a rope, wire, or anything similar. The clematis will thrive in a spacious pot on the patio, roof terrace or balcony. For full growth, we recommend using three plants per metre. The clematis is a deciduous plant. Cold temperatures are no problem for this winter-hardy climber. The clematis should be pruned after it blooms. The clematis grows in humus-rich, moisture-retaining soil. Water it regularly to keep the soil moist. It's best to give them extra water during dry periods. And they need sufficient light in order to grow well. The clematis grows best in full or half sun.Show more
Planting and flowering details
Show moreMake sure that the root ball of Clematis 'Josephine' is well-moistened by first placing it in a bucket full of lukewarm water. Prepare a suitable hole in good, loose soil. Clematis 'Josephine' grows well when you mix nutritious compost into the garden soil. Plant the root ball of the Clematis 'Josephine' at the appropriate 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 complete or partial sunshine.
Clematis 'Josephine' makes a great combination plantClematis 'Josephine' is a good. hardy climber that can beautifully decorate a pergola or fence. The large-flowered Clematis 'Josephine' combines wonderfully with roses. This striking plant also makes an exciting combination when planted close to the Climbing Dual Rose 'Mystery Wonder'.
Show moreThe Clematis 'Josephine' hates dry soil, so be sure to water it more during dry periods. You can keep its base cool and moist by planting small shrubs around the base. It also appreciates some compost and garden manure from time to time. This climbing plant grows well along a fence or pergola. Help it climb by binding its young stems together.
Pruning Clematis 'JosephineThe Clematis 'Josephine' is early-flowering and has large flowers. You can slightly prune all of the stems back to a strong pair of buds in March. Remove dead and damaged stems and cut off any faded flowers during the summer.
Show moreThe large, double pink flowers of Clematis 'Josephine' are quite hearty. In the centre, the petals are shorter and in the shape of a small pompon. This plant's flowers appear on shoots that were formed in the previous year.This early and late flowering clematis belongs in the Patens Group. All clematis are members of the Ranunculaceae family.
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Latin name Clematis 'Josephine' Delivery type Supplied as container plant Guarantee 5 years guarantee Color Pink Light preference full sun , partial sun , full shade Flowers for cutting yes Flowering period June - September Growing height 200 - 300 cm Planting distance 50 - 70 cm