Tie up the forest vine well during the growing season. Only prune when a tangle of stems has developed. Prune it after flowering. The clematis likes to have its crown in full sun The roots, on the other hand, like to be sheltered. So make sure that there is always something growing in front of the plant that provides shade and coolness. The soil should be kept slightly damp. Give it extra water during dry periods.
|Latin name:||Clematis 'Nelly Moser'|
|Delivery type:||Supplied as container plant|
|Guarantee:||6 months growth and flowering guarantee|
|Preferred location:||Sun, Half shadow, Shadow|
|Leafs all year:||No|
|Flowering:||May - September|
|Growing Height:||200 - 300 cm|
|Planting distance:||50 - 70 cm|
Prior to planting make sure that the root ball of Clematis ‘Nelly Moser’ is soaked well by placing in a bucket full of lukewarm water. Prepare a suitable hole in good, well-drained loose soil. Place the roots of the clematis at the right depth in the hole - the top of the root ball should be just slightly below ground level. Fill the hole with soil, press firmly down and water immediately after planting. Clematis 'Nelly Moser' will thrive with a mix of nutritious compost in the garden soil. Place this climber in complete sunshine or partial shade.
Clematis 'Nelly Moser' makes a great combination plant
The large-flowered Clematis 'Nelly Moser' looks beautiful when combined with roses. Plant Clematis 'Nelly Moser' next to the 'Indigoletta' rambling rose for a magical combination.
The Clematis 'Nelly Moser' dislikes dry soil so water more often during dry periods. They like to keep their ‘feet' cool and damp whilst the foliage is in the sun - clematis will appreciate you planting low-growing plants around the base. This climbing plant grows well along a fence or a pergola. Help Clematis 'Nelly Moser' climb and fill in gaps by twining their new shoots around a support as they grow.
Pruning Clematis 'Nelly Moser'
The Clematis 'Nelly Moser' is early and summer flowering with large flowers.
Clematis are grouped in 3 pruning divisions and this one belongs in group 2: Pruning is unnecessary. In March remove dead and damaged stems and cut off any faded flowers during the summer.
This clematis 'Nelly Moser' will grow to about 2 metres high with gorgeous, pink and white flowers that tend to bleach in the sun. An early and summer flowering clematis, it belongs in the Patens Group. All clematis are members of the Ranunculaceae family.