Clematis 'Burma Star' STRIKING COLOUR COMBINATION for Patio Containers. Thrives in every aspect.This Hardy Perennial Climber has been container grown so can be planted at any time of the year. We despatch WITH container so the roots are safe.
Clematis 'Burma Star' is an outstanding NEW INTRODUCTION breed for patio containers and colourful displays in smaller patio spaces. This climbing plant is compact and free flowering starting low down on the vine and only grows to 6 - 8 ft (2 - 2.5m) in height. Clematis 'Burma Star' also has a long flowering period as it flowers from May to October.
Will grow in any aspect and only needs a light pruning early spring ( Mid Feb ). This particular climbing plant has an outstanding colour combination of deep violet purple flowers with a dark red bar and striking bright red stamens. Flowers are strong 15cm diameter and hold well on the vine. An outstanding Clematis that thrives in every aspect.
Clematis 'Burma Star' is particularly useful for fences, arbors, trellises, poles and other garden supports. This climber can also be grown over natural supports such as coniferous or deciduous bushes and dwarf shrubs. Clematis 'Burma Star' performs very well in containers - NEW AND DISTINCT!
Size of plant supplied : 9cm pot grown and posted WITH pot so root system is protected
Height of plant supplied : from bottom of pot to top of foliage approx 20cm
Position: any position, north, south, east or west facing aspect. Thrives in any position.
Soil: humus-rich, moist, well drained soil or multi-purpose compost and feed well
Growth rate: average, to approx 2- 2.5 m
Flowering period: May-October
Flower colour: outstanding deep purple with red anthers and a red bar and whitish filaments
Hardiness: fully hardy
Other features: Very long flowering period.Suitable for growing in patio containers.
PRUNING: Group 2. For detailed guide to planting and pruning view www.climbingplantsdirect.com and view the climbing plant care guide
FEEDING: We recommend our 'Grower Quality Climbing Plant Food' available in the shop - normal strength weekly from mid-May to September
Wildlife: attractive to lacewings and ladybirds
1 x Clematis 'Burma Star' in 9cm Pot. Container grown Garden Ready Climbing Plant, so your Clematis plant can be planted at any time of the year. We use 'Exemptor' to ensure your root system is strong and healthy and will establish well.
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