Clematis 'Confetti'

Clematis 'Confetti'

Clematis

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Key Information

  • Botanical name: Clematis 'Confetti'
  • Common name: Clematis
  • Plant type: Climber
  • Evergreen/Deciduous: Deciduous

Height: 2.5m

Spread: 1m

Flower colour:
  • Pink
Foliage colour:
  • Green
  • Features: Flowers

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Viticella clematis usually have pinnate leaves and nodding, single or double, open-bell-shaped flowers. True to type, Clematis 'Confetti' has elliptic, blue-green leaves and bell-shaped nodding, rose-pink flowers.

It's an attractive clematis, and is ideal for growing as a focal point in the herbaceous border. It can also be allowed to scramble through trees and stubs  or even grown in a container. 

Being a summer-flowering clematis, 'Clematis 'Confetti' is in Pruning Group Three. Simply cut stems back to the lowest pair of buds in February or March. 

Position

  • Sun exposure: Full sun, Dappled shade
  • Aspect: South facing, West facing
  • Position in border: Middle, Back
  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Maintenance: Prefers rich soil
  • Soil type: Well drained/light/sandy, Clay/heavy/moist, Chalky/alkaline

Wildlife

Attracts:
  • Bees

  • Beneficial insects

  • Birds

  • Butterflies / Moths

  • Other pollinators

Care routine

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Toxicity

Toxic to:
  • People

  • Cats

  • Dogs

  • Birds

  • Horses

  • Livestock

  • Effects: Purgative if ingested

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