This pretty Clematis is very
suitable for container or patio growing.
Flowers are purple
Flower is 15 cm wide
or about 6 inches.
Foliage is green
cm tall or about 5 feet.
Blooms in July-Aug
Prune hard early
sun to part shade.
Awards... suitable for
like shade on the roots and sun on the tops, and
many varieties, especially in the pinks and mauves
are quite shade tolerant. An alkaline soil (add a
handful of dolometic lime if your soil is acid)
will be beneficial. Plant something (perhaps Sedum
spectablis) to shade the roots if the Clematis is
growing in full sun. Regular watering to establish
the plants is good but after that they are quite