Clematis Sea Breeze ('Zo09063') (PBR)

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Buy Clematis Sea Breeze ('Zo09063') (PBR) clematis (group 3): Loads of soft blue summer flowers

This climber is deciduous so it will lose all its leaves in autumn, then fresh new foliage appears again each spring.

  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: fertile, well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: fast-growing
  • Flowering period: July to November
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    This is one of our new clematis, and we thought its gorgeous, slightly nodding blue flowers, which appear over a really long period from midsummer, made it a worthy of a place in our range. It wont get too big, so is great in smaller gardens and large patio pots, and like most viticella clematis it also shows good resistance to the dreaded wilt.

  • Garden care: Cut back stems to a pair of strong buds 15-20cm (6-8in) above ground level before growth begins in early spring. Mulch in late winter with garden compost or well-rotted manure but avoid the immediate crown.

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Notes on Clematis Sea Breeze ('Zo09063') (PBR)

"Spring is an excellent time to plant a viticella clematis, such as ‘Sea Breeze’. It will have a chance to put its feet down and flower by late July. Climbers take up little ground room and viticellas, bred from a Spanish species, are drought tolerant and easy to prune. Just cut them back hard now. They flower on new wood. 'Purpurea Plena Elegans’, 'Etoile Violette','Polish Spirit’, ‘Romantika’, and 'Dark Eyes’ are all excellent viticellas"

Pretty pale blue flowers

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I planted this clematis in front of an evergreen hedge with Penstemon'Garnet' and 3 polemonium. I am pleased with the combination, and the clematis did well in its first year, in spite of very hot and dry conditions.

Enthusiastic gardener

North Nottinghamshire

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it damped off but there are signs of new growth.

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It died off a while after planting. But it is showing signs of new growth from the bottom. Some clematis do this.

valerie

wolverhampton

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