The Clematis 'Warszawska Nike'
Clematis like this woodland vine Warszawska Nike are so popular because of their intense colour and flowering. The variety is very robust, grows quickly and with its purple-red flowers creates a dreamy accent in any garden landscape. The golden coloured flower dust patches form a great contrast to the flowers. The Warszawska Nike woodland vine is summer-green. It grows bushy to an impressive height of 2 to 4 metres.
Support your clematis as it grows
In order for the clematis to grow tall, it needs climbing aids in the form of trellises or pergolas. Clematis 'Warszawska Nike' is a large, flowery, summer-green climber with a robust, upright habit. The leaves are composed of oval, medium-sized petals. It flowers profusely in June and July and then again in September and October with large velvety, star-shaped, purple-purple flowers. Clematis 'warszawska nike' prefers a sheltered spot in full sun, but with the feet in the shade, well-drained soil. This late flowering clematis is very hardy, attracts butterflies and bees and is suitable for walls, trellises or pergolas. Plant the clematis deep, 10 cm deeper than the root ball, because of the wilt disease that can especially affect the above-ground stems. Plant the clematis in loose garden soil with plenty of organic material. We don't all have good soil, but you can simulate this by giving them extra care.
Clematis in your garden
Clematis can be planted in the ground or in a pot. This makes it ideal for gardens, balconies, winter gardens and hedges. If you create a hedge of Ivy (Hedera), it is a nice idea to turn it into a colourful whole in summer by letting different Clematis varieties grow through it. In this case, the clematis does not need any further climbing support. To protect the roots of the clematis from bright sunlight, it is advisable to plant a ground cover, vinca or iberis, around the clematis. Clematis should be planted about 5 cm deeper than the plant was in the pot it was delivered in. This will allow the plant to form underground buds, which can be useful in the event of a disease attack
Buy Wood Vine - Clematis 'Warszawska Nike'
We recommend buying 3 - 4 plants for a running metre
The plants are grown in pots, so you can use the woodland vine 'Warszawska Nike' all year round.