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Belle of Taranaki Clematis

Clematis 'Belle of Taranaki'

Pronunciation: KLEM-a-tis
SKU #31803

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Description An early-flowering clematis that produces stunning, large, long-lasting, double blooms of the deepest blue-violet with just a hint of a reddish bar on the petals. A repeat bloom in late summer produces semi-single blooms of the same coloring. Provides delightful vertical interest to any garden fence or trellis. Deciduous.
Light Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Watering Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
Blooms Late Spring and Late Summer
Mature Size Moderate growing; reaches 7 to 9 ft. tall with support.
Deciduous/Evergreen Deciduous
Special Features Easy Care, Compact Form
Growth Rate Moderate
Flower Attributes Long Bloom Season, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Landscape Use Border, Container, Espalier, Ground Cover
Flower Color Violet-blue
Foliage Color Dark Green
Companion Plants Japanese Maple (Acer); Climbing Rose (Rosa); Hydrangea (Hydrangea); Daylily (Hemerocallis); Butterfly Bush (Buddleja)
Care Thrives in well-drained, lightly alkaline soil, with roots sheltered and top growth in the sun. Mulch to conserve moisture. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish root system; reduce frequency once established. Feed regularly beginning in spring. Prune spent flowers to promote repeat bloom. Provide trellis or arbor support.

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