Joy Creek Nursery

150-056-1   Clematis recta 'Purpurea'  

Clematis recta 'Purpurea'
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The young leaves and stems of Clematis recta 'Purpurea' are purple aging to midgreen. Inch-wide starry white flowers in clusters at stem terminals. Cut back after bloom for new purple regrowth and a second round of bloom. Somewhat floppy so grow in a cage or a shrub. Sweetly scented. All of our Clematis are two year old plants that are suitable for immediate planting in your garden.

June to August.  3-6 ft.

White flowers

Sun, Part Shade     Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
This summer bloomer has it main crop on the current year's growth. Prune this back hard at the end of winter to encourage new growth.

20300 NW Watson Road  Scappoose, OR 97056
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