Clematis ‘Prince Charles’

I have a problem – my clematis ‘Prince Charles’ is putting out new growth with clear determination! It is only early December and not at all what I expected so I consulted the RHS. It is a young plant, put in earlier this year and the RHS advises me to ‘…Prune in late winter or early spring…

Pennisetum orientale

Originally posted on landscape architect's pages:
Pennisetum orientale (18/07/2015, Kew gardens, London) Position: Full sun Flowering period: Summer Soil: Moist, well drained Eventual Height: 60cm Eventual Spread: 60cm Hardiness: 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b Family: Poaceae Pennisetum orientale is a deciduous, clump forming, tufted perennial grass. Its dark green…