These are a vigorous clematis,
flowering mid to late summer, this is produced on current years growth.
Jouiniana Praecox can be used to cover large wall areas, pergolas and
archways but is at its best when used as ground cover. Tangutica has free
flowering, nodding flowers with attractive seed heads, which are suitable
In February after the first seasons growth prune the
plant back to approximately 30 cm in height, just above a leaf node. Second
February, remove all growth to just above previous seasons growth. (approx
50cm above soil). Third year and beyond cut back to approx. 75-80cm and
remove any weak stems
|First February/March, cut back stems to
||Second February, remove all growth to just
above previous seasons growth, (approx 50cm above soil) Third year and
beyond, cut back approximately 75-80cm and remove any weak stems.