Clematis Ville de Lyon
aka Virgin’s bower
- deciduous, climbing shrub
- large open magenta flowers with creamy stamens
- from early summer through to early autumn.
- Group 3
Notes: Purchased as a young plant from Matlock garden centre for the Potted Cottage garden. Will not Spring prune until this clematis matures
Advice: In February or March, cut back all the old stems to the lowest pair of healthy buds 15-30cm (6in-1ft) above soil level