A deciduous foliage clematis pushing 3M of rich purple almost velvet in texture. Its pest and disease resistance, uniformity and continuity of colour has earnt this plant the RHS Award of golden Merit. With strong growth regular pruning becomes easy to train this plant to the required height and width. Plant ground cover plants around the base to keep roots cool in good sun. Petunias will deter aphids from fresh green growth.
Fertile well drained Full Sun half sun