Lady Caroline Nevill
Type: early flowering
Height: 6 to 9 feet
Blooms: Early Summer
Pruning: Don't Bother
Cool and dignified, Lady Caroline Nevill fades in direct sun
and benefits from afternoon shade. Her large flowers can be
as big as 8 inches across!!
Clematis 'Lord Nevill' was named
for Lady Caroline Nevill's husband. Both varieties were bred by
the nurseryman Thomas Cripps in the late 1800's and named after
the Nevills, who leased Mr Cripps the land for his nursery.