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botanical name:
Clematis 'Princess Diana'
Clematis 'Princess Diana' © Deeproot Plant Base
synonyms:  Clematis texensis 'The Princess of Wales'
family:  Ranunculaceae
characteristics: climber
height: 2.50m
width: 1.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: climber
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
stem/bark: red
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: alkaline
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
Funnel-shaped, upward facing, deep pink flowers, red on the back of the petals, produced in midsummer. Wiry reddish stems.

All clematis prefer alkaline soil but will normally tolerate other soil types. Requires regular supply of moisture. When planting, make the hole deeper than usual, as a precaution against Clematis wilt.

Prune hard back in late winter.

other notes:
Texensis Group
Raised by B. Fretwell, UK, 1984
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