Amazing plant Clematis
Having considered in more detail the general information and principles of growing these bizarre ornamental plants, one should also turn to clematis species - after all, sooner or later the question arises of what exactly to grow on your own plot.
We will try to consider specific examples in order.
In modern times, this type is the most popular and widespread among summer residents, both experienced and beginners. A shrub-shaped liana can grow in one summer season and reach a length of about 4 meters, and the number of shoots that it can give is characterized by a value of 12 or more.
The spectacular appearance and large size of the flowers of Zhakman clematis are distinguished by bright purple hues, and when opened, they reach a diameter of up to 15 centimeters. Anthers of yellow color complement the overall beauty of clematis flowers, being located in the very center.
Flowering occurs throughout the summer season. Such clematis are distinguished by an incredibly large number of flowers, they love natural sunlight, as well as soils with a high level of fertility and properly moisturized, not overdried.
Also, before planting, it is best to thoroughly drain the soil, to equip the necessary protection from wind currents from the north.
Immediately before the shelter on the eve of the winter cold, the plant should be pruned. The roots are covered with dry peat, foliage or sawdust.
In addition to the presence of a purple color, varieties with original shades of white, light blue, red, and so on are noted. Flowers, as a rule, are formed on the shoots of the current year.
Extremely graceful in appearance, this type of wood liana boasts impressive length indicators - from 4 to 5 meters. It has thin shoots of a ribbed structure, predominantly greenish-brown shades.
The leaves are characterized as complex, less often pinnate, in turn, consist of 5 or 7 leaves, each of which is up to 6 centimeters wide. The flowers are quite large in size, the color is the most diverse - lilac, purple or blue.
There is a combination of two colors that looks just great. The average diameter of the flowers is 12 centimeters. The flowering period of Clematis Violet falls on the beginning of June and until September on the shoots of the current year. The flowers are characterized by a fairly presentable and attractive appearance.
The advantage of this species lies in its intensive, rapid growth, as well as a particularly high resistance to temperature extremes and frosts - if the winter is relatively warm and without critical indicators, you can even do without the shelter of this plant.
Although Clematis Violet is a light-loving species, it also adapts well to shaded areas. The only important requirement is the level of soil fertility and moisture for successful life in the future.
Both single and group plantings can be applied to the plant. It is best to plant near verandas and gazebos, near the walls of residential buildings or any supports.
Liana, which is deciduous, can grow to a height of two and a half meters. The leaves are simple, up to an average of 12 centimeters long, the surface structure is smooth, and the bottom is already quite woolly to the touch, which is explained by the presence of special hairs.
Flowers are of the apical type, localized on the pedicels of 1-3 pieces. The diameter of the flowers ranges from 12 to 20 centimeters, the coloring is most often white or purple. The flowering period occurs from the beginning of the spring season and throughout the summer. Blooms profusely and intensively on the growths of the current year.
On the eve of winter frosts, you will need to arrange a shelter with dry foliage or peat; sawdust is also suitable for this. The layer should be even.
It is also a deciduous vine, reaching a height of up to 12 meters. It differs from all the others in its special thickening of leaves. The flowers have a peculiar aroma, white color, average diameter of about 30 millimeters.
Flowers are collected in individual inflorescences, numbering up to 30 pieces or more. Flowering begins in July and lasts until October. The growth is quite fast, there is a good level of resistance to low temperatures.
Flowering is characterized as abundant and intense, but begins later than in the case of other species.
A species related to varieties with small flowers. It is a healthy, unpretentious care, abundantly flowering and woody liana. The lashes are characterized by a presentable appearance, often reaching a length of 4 meters.
Flowers are usually yellow in color, bell-shaped, with an average diameter of about 5 centimeters. Flowering time is summer and late autumn.
Before planting, you should choose the right place where the sun's rays fall evenly and constantly throughout the day, since the plant is photophilous. Although in some cases it is allowed to plant clematis Tangut in partial shade.
He is not particularly picky about the soil, the main thing is that it is fertile. Pruning is done on time and as needed closer to October. The most suitable places for planting are areas near verandas, gazebos, walls of residential buildings, and so on.
It is recommended to observe a verified irrigation regime, especially in dry, hot summers, avoiding depletion of the vine. The plant tolerates a drop in temperature well without much damage, the critical level is determined by a value of -30 degrees. The breeding method is seed.