Pruning Clematis

To keep a clematis plant healthy, within its allotted space and flowering well, it may need to be pruned

Clematis pruning may seem complicated, but it isn’t really. The only really difficult part is working out which group your plants falls into, as each group has different pruning needs. There are three groups. If the plant label doesn’t state which group it…



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Patsy Collins

Author, gardener, photographer, cake eater and campervanner from the south coast of England.