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Clematis 'Picotee' (EL)

Clematis (Early Large-Flowered Group) 'Picotee'

Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy


USDA zone


Minimum temperature

Expected size








5 years to reach maturity


  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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)

Attractive flowers

Attracts bees

Other uses of Clematis 'Picotee' (EL)

This climber suits being grown in wall side borders or next to trellises.


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