0000124858 00000 n This hard pruning will stimulate vigorous new stem growth that produces many flowers. armandiiC. 0000102049 00000 n 0000318732 00000 n 0000015660 00000 n Apply a general fertiliser, mulch and water in dry spells. 'Constance' AGMC. H�\��j�0��~ 0000009014 00000 n 0000057515 00000 n the RHS today and get 12 months for the price of 9. 0000012552 00000 n Because these plants flower on old wood, you want to give them as much time as possible to develop for the next season. We aim to enrich everyone’s life through plants, and make the UK a greener and more beautiful place. Group 1 are the Clematis that bloom mostly on old wood (meaning the previous season's growth) and begin their flowering season in mid- to late spring. 0000003601 00000 n 0000316861 00000 n 0000032423 00000 n The key to pruning Group 1 is that they don't require any pruning, but if you're going to do it, do it right after bloom. 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There are numerous clematis species, hybrids and cultivars, but for pruning purposes they are split into three distinct pruning groups based on the time of flowering and the age of the flowering wood. 0000318396 00000 n startxref Clematis 'Helsingborg' can be pruned after flowering. 0000000016 00000 n In this fully revised edition, you’ll find updated advice by the RHS experts on what, when and how to prune. 0000097448 00000 n 0000013796 00000 n But when you prune them, do so as soon as they finish blooming in the spring. %PDF-1.7 %���� Examples of clematis in pruning group one include: Clematis alpina AGMC. 0000058452 00000 n 0000280233 00000 n 'Rosy O'Grady'C. Unless the plant already has three or four healthy stems growing from the base, all newly planted clematis should be pruned back hard the first spring after planting. 'Markham's Pink' AGMC. balearicaC. 0000011209 00000 n 0000011854 00000 n 0000003747 00000 n 0000097728 00000 n 0000004810 00000 n 0000013186 00000 n 0000002403 00000 n 0000003712 00000 n 0000344648 00000 n cirrhosa 'Freckles'C. 'Frances Rivis' AGMC. × cartmanii 'White Abundance'C. 0000006982 00000 n 0000008140 00000 n 0000003061 00000 n macropetala 'Blue Bird'C. <<7CA8F5A6353C8D44AC9F7D0280657EC1>]/Prev 459377>> Clematis in pruning group one flower early in the year on shoots produced in the previous summer. The Royal Horticultural Society is the UK’s leading gardening charity. 0000003816 00000 n 0000009457 00000 n For this group no regular pruning is required, but if necessary, prune immediately after flowering in mid- to late spring when the danger of frost has passed. 0000009039 00000 n xref Very old declining stems may need to be removed completely at the ground level. This will encourage multiple stems which can be trained to supports to give good coverage. During the spring and summer, tie in new growth, spacing stems evenly on the support. 0000124927 00000 n 0000104698 00000 n montanaC. 0000147895 00000 n 0000002437 00000 n And, as long as you ruthlessly prune it right after flowering each year, you can cut off as much growth as you like. 222879/SC038262, Trim overlong branches and prune back dead or winter-damaged shoots to a pair of healthy buds, Old congested plants can be thinned but it is usually easier to renovate, To renovate, cut all stems back almost to the base, just after flowering. !�%K��?��D����#��ꀋ[�B��d,��FŻ�o5K�8��m�8�vtL�\b�`w��{�߂�`����>�����6B]G*�"���x�zMq�i�2>7��d�.�QN��� �LTd�g������mQ�F�-Mʭ*z�8>f�׉��M�pK|*|�|.|�=��SwZ. cirrhosa 'Wisley Cream' AGMC. 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