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Clematis 'Viva Polonia'
Clematis Viva Polonia


 
Red flowers with a white star through the center; long bloom time; low maintenance and disease resistant. Deadheading not necessary. Blooms on old and new wood in early summer through mid summer.

Uses: landscape, border plant, container, specimen of focal point
Part sun to sun
Height: 48" - 72"
Plant: 36" - 60" apart
Habit: climbing
Growability: easy
Needs good drainage

'Viva Polonia' Clematis sp. USPP 27,753, Can BPRAF
 

Description
 
Maintenance Notes:
"Feet in the shade, head in the sun" - that's the old saying to remember for success with clematis. Plant this vine where the leaves get plenty of sunshine while the roots enjoy cool shade. Mulch is one way to do this; you can also plant a clematis where the roots are shaded by a low-growing, evergreen shrub.

'Viva Polonia' clematis blooms on both old wood and new wood. To get the best performance and best appearance, cut it back to about 3' (.9 m) each early spring.

Star power for your garden and landscape!

'Viva Polonia' is a new, easy-to-grow clematis with large red flowers, each graced with a white star in the center. This long-blooming plant starts its display in early summer, and continues to produce new wood blooms through mid-summer. It's perfect for covering trellises, railings, posts, arbors, pergolas, fences - anything that needs beautifying.

Fun Facts:
Developed by Polish breeder Szczepan Marczynski, 'Viva Polonia' gets its name because it shares the colors of the flag of Poland.

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