Botanical Name: Clematis Stans
Common Name: Virgin’s Bower
Category: Hardy Perennial
Seed Count: 25
Clematis Stans – Very hardy shrubby perennial Clematis. Profusion of small pale china blue bells with reflexed edges are borne in pendulous clusters in spring and autumn. These are followed by fluffy seed heads. Very attractive cut leaves of mid green. Enjoys moist humus rich soil and cool root run. 1/2 shade to light shade. 80cm x 80cm.
Sow Clematis seeds in good quality compost or seed raising mix at any time . Lightly cover with fine river sand or compost to their own depth. Place in a propagator or cover with a plastic lid in a warm place. We recommend germinating at 15-20 degrees C keep moist at all times, but do not saturate. Germination may take 2-3 months. These seeds sometimes wait till spring before emerging. Pot on seedlings to harden off and mature before finally planting out in the garden with climbing support.