Category : Clematis and Climbers

Best plants for the conservatory

Best plants for the conservatory

In a conservatory, you can grow plants in pots and containers all season long. But how do you choose the best shrubs and climbers for your conservatory? Those which have

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Top 8 evergreen climbing plants for fences

Top 8 evergreen climbing plants for fences

If you have a fence in your garden, it can be particularly dull to the eye. Those who work hard on stunning border gardens and potted plants find that fences

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Top 10 best clematis for attracting bees into your garden

Top 10 best clematis for attracting bees into your garden

If you are in the market for a garden that brings forth all of the local bees, then you need the right variety of clematis. Bees love access to different

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Why your clematis has not flowered and how to encourage flowering

Why your clematis has not flowered and how to encourage flowering

Happy and otherwise thriving clematis vines will give your garden a collection of stunningly colourful flowers, but when things are not going well for the clematis, it might not bloom.

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Clematis wilt – what is it and how do you prevent and treat it

Clematis wilt – what is it and how do you prevent and treat it

Clematis make for wonderful blooms and can truly add a magical quality to your garden. The trouble is, after putting in lots of hard work to get the clematis the

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Growing passion flowers in pots and containers

Growing passion flowers in pots and containers

Passion flowers are evergreen climbers that are self-clinging by nature and will crawl their way up any surface you allow. They offer some of the most beautiful and unique flowers

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How to grow passion flowers – Passiflora Climbers

How to grow passion flowers – Passiflora Climbers

Growing Passion flowers offers some of the most brightly coloured flowers and fruits. In sunny, sheltered areas in the UK or in a greenhouse for more tender varieties, you can

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How to take cuttings from passion flowers

How to take cuttings from passion flowers

Taking semi-hardwood cutting from passion flowers is the easiest way to propagate from plants you already have without any special skills or equipment. You can also take softwood cutting a little

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Passion flower pruning – Pruning and training

Passion flower pruning – Pruning and training

Passiflora caerulea also known as Passion flowers are a semi-tropical flowering and fruiting plant that brings some of the most unique flowers to your garden. With regular pruning, you can

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Growing Jasmine – Planting, general care, pruning and propagation

Growing Jasmine – Planting, general care, pruning and propagation

Jasmine is a woody climber which produces flowers in the summer and the winter depending on the variety you choose, winter flowing jasmine such as Jasminum nudiflorum produce stunning yellow

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