Category: Clematis

Propagating Clematis by cuttings and seed

Propagating Clematis from cuttings Propagating some clematis from cuttings is easy, but others can be very difficult. First, the easy ones, which comprise most of the true species like Clematis montana, C. viticella and C. tangutica. The best way is…

How to prune clematis

Different types of clematis need different treatment for pruning. All the types fall into one of three groups. An easy way to remember is Group A should be pruned after flowering, Group B should be pruned before flowering and Group…

Clematis Wilt

If your clematis start off well in the garden but then gradually wilt and fade away it is the problem called clematis wilt, and it differs from almost all other wilt diseases of plants in that there is no obvious…