Clematis Romantika

Romantika clematis flower

Clematis 'Romantika' is wonderful variety with unusual, very dark purple flowers and contrasting yellow centres all summer long from June to September. This non-evergreen climber would look particularly stunning planted against a light background, such as a fence, wall, trained up a pergola, archway or it can be grown in a container on the patio.

Clematis 'Romantika' was raised by Uno Kivistik of Harjumaa, Estonia.


Romantika characteristics

Growing

  • Gardening skill: Suitable for beginners
  • Flowering duration: Long
  • Height after 10 years: 1.5m-2.5m / 5ft-8ft
  • Growth habit: Climbing
  • Spread after 10 years: 1m-2m / 3ft-7ft

Climate

  • Cold hardiness (RHS): H6 (to -20C)
  • Cold hardiness (USDA): (6) -10F / -23C

Identification

  • Country of origin: Estonia
  • Flower colour: Blue
  • Flowering month: June July August September
  • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
  • Leaf colour: Green
  • Leaf colour - young: Green
  • Leaf colour - autumn: Yellow
  • Annual cycle: Deciduous