22 July 2021
Clematis ‘Floral Dance’
Clematis ‘Floral Dance’ PBR
A Polish variety from the Late Blooming Large-Flowered Clematis Group, with always double and semi-double, dark blue flowers appearing on this year's shoots. Medium-sized flowers, 5 to 7 cm in diameter, consist of purple-blue tepals with a purple stripe. Stamens composed of yellow anthers mounted on filet-greenish threads. Main flowering runs from mid-June to the end of July. The plant repeats less abundant flowering at the end of September. Compound leaves, two or three leaflets, sometimes single, heart-shaped. The climber attaches to supports with petioles. Reaches 2-2.5 m in height. The plant prefers light, not too hot, fertile, moderately moist and well-drained soil. Frost resistant variety, useful for growing next to trellises, obelisks and other garden supports, and in large containers on balconies and terraces. It can climb up natural supports, such as coniferous and deciduous shrubs.
Breeder: Szczepan Marczyński, Poland
Market launch: 2021