Clematis recta ‘Purpurea’
VIRGIN’S BOWER CLEMATIS
White stars in heads, over spring and summer. Profuse blooming. Dark purple foliage. Honey scent. Graceful shrub clematis (not a climber). Spectacular in flower beds, through roses, on tripod or trailing from a pot. 1.2m H. Frost hardy. Low maintenance, easy growing, perennial clump. Deciduous. Enjoys mulch.
SEED SOWING ADVICE:
Sow indoors at any time: Sow in punnets on surface of good quality seed raising mix. Cover with seed mix or vermiculite to depth same as diameter of seed.
For best germination keep moist in approx. 18-22C. If no seeds have germinated after 30 days, wrap punnet in cling-wrap and place in fridge (not freezer) for 4-6 weeks. Then bring out to light, unwrap, and keep at approx. 18-22C. for seeds to sprout. Do not discard punnet as some seeds will be faster than others.
Seed Count: 10 seeds per pack
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