Clematis 'Henryi'

clematis (group 2)

2lt pot (60cm cane)
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  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: fertile, well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: fast-growing
  • Flowering period: June to August
  • Flower colour: creamy-white flowers
  • Other features: a superb, old variety
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    Large, creamy-white flowers, with chocolate brown anthers, are produced throughout the summer on this vigorous clematis. It is perfect for growing up a trellis with other climbers or to cover a wall. To encourage blooms to cover the whole plant, train stems so that they are evenly spaced on the trellis.

  • Garden care: Remove dead and damaged stems before growth begins in early spring, cutting all remaining stems back to where strong buds are visible. Apply a slow-release balanced fertiliser and a mulch of of well-rotted garden compost around the base of the plant in early spring



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When it flowers,...

By Tropical22

from Cheshire

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    Comments about Crocus Clematis'Henryi':

    This Clematis is gorgeous when it flowers. Beautiful big white flowers. "Henryi" is well known to be difficult to flower. Cutting down to a low height is recommended every Spring to encourage flowering. Yet my plant even though in a good position, with regular clematis feed still has not flowered last or this year. Plenty of healthy foliage, just no flowers.

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      Climbers for North East facing wall

      Hi I was just wondering if you could give me some advice please. Our house is a Victorian end of terrace - the side of the house faces North-East. The side of the house is very bare (only two tiny windows on ground floor) and we would like to grow something up the wall. We have had trouble with graffiti in the past and want to paint the side of the house and then put trellis to about 7ft. Can you suggest something that would grow quite quickly please. Kind Regards Joanna
      Asked on 11/6/2009 by Joanna Swainson

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        Thank you so much Helen, this helps a lot.

        Answered on 11/9/2009 by Joanna Swainson
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        Hello Joanna, If you click on the link below it will take you to our fast growing climbers, which will cope with low light levels. If you click into each card you can then see the eventual height and spread of each plant - some of them are pretty big. http://www.crocus.co.uk/plants/_/climbers/plcid.15/vid.186/vid.237/ I hope this helps. Helen Plant Doctor

        Answered on 11/9/2009 by Crocus Helpdesk
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      Climbing Plant on a North-Facing Trellis

      Dear Sir/Madam, Could you recommend a climbing plant for a trellis? The trellis in question is set against my neighbour's wall, and faces northward. So, I'm looking for a plant to provide maximum, attractive, fast-growing coverage. Yours faithfully, Peter
      Asked on 8/18/2009 by Peter Lawson

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        Hello Peter, I have done a search on our Plant Finder and if you click on the following link it will take you to all the climbers which will grow on a north facing aspect and are fast growing (although keep in mind most plants are going into their dormant period now) http://www.crocus.co.uk/plants/_/climbers/plcid.15/vid.186/vid.237/ I hope this helps.

        Answered on 8/19/2009 by Crocus Helpdesk
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