Clematis Grow In Pots.

Growing clematis in pots is possible and you can obtain some good results with this method by following the following tips.Firstly clematis like to grow in conditions were there roots are cool and the head of the plant is in the sun.To create these conditions in a pot is not always easy but can be achieved by using a John Inness soil based potting compost ideally number 3 ( it comes in three strength,the first being for seed sowing) Next you need to use a frost proof clay, clay is ideally because it will be cooler than plastic. Finally one fill the pot three quarters full with compost so it allows you room to add a thick layer of bark mulch again to help keep the root cools.