Clematis 'Picotee' (EL)
Clematis (Early Large-Flowered Group) 'Picotee'
5 years to reach maturity
This plant has a mild fragrance
Clematis 'Picotee' (EL) Overview
This early, large-flowered Clematis 'Picotee' produces beautiful white flowers with wide deep purple-pink margins that contrast stunningly against the dark green foliage. Can be grown in full sun or partial shade, however, flower colours will likely fade under strong sunlight (partial shade is optimal). This plant prefers well-drained soil, especially chalky soils. This cultivar is protected under intellectual property laws by Plant Breeders' Rights. These provide the breeder of new plants exclusive control over the plant material for a set amount of time.
Common problems with Clematis 'Picotee' (EL)
How to harvest Clematis 'Picotee' (EL)
Generally not harvested.
How to propagate Clematis 'Picotee' (EL)
You can propagate the cultivars in the early summer by softwood or semi-ripe cuttings or layering.
Special features of Clematis 'Picotee' (EL)
Other uses of Clematis 'Picotee' (EL)
This climber suits being grown in wall side borders or next to trellises.