These large, rich, velvety red blooms have dark red stamens and add fantastic color to arbors and pergolas. Due to genetics, some climates allow for sepals to form a tinted violet edging. For a regal effect, let this gorgeous climber ramble through a small trees or over shrubs. Adds a pop of color to a woodland garden, Westerplatte can also be planted in a container and trained to scramble up a trellis. Doubling the enjoyment, it blooms in spring and again in late summer giving you blooms through early fall. Deciduous. Clematis
Westerplatte Clematis is in the YELLOW pruning category. It blooms best on old wood, but it can also bloom on new wood. Use caution when pruning to retain healthy stems from last season for best flowering. See our Stoplight Pruning Guide for more information.