Nominated for the Chelsea Flower Show Plant of the Year Award 2017! Say “hello Taiga” to the Clematis that thinks it is a Passion Flower! Just look at the masses of exotic looking blooms! Be one of the first people in the world to grow this amazing new show stopper Produces a profusion of luxuriant double two toned flowers Fully hardy climber growing bigger and better every year Extremely free flowering up fences trellis and more Very easy to grow and care for Palm sized flowers develop in three conspicuous stages until fully filled – a real spectacle Flowers for many months every year over attractive green foliage Gardening Express were delighted to exclusively introduce this fantastic brand new Clematis with flowers that look so stunning and exotic you could mistake it for a passion flower! We think it is one of the most stunning flowers you will ever see plus these unique multi-layered blooms appear over a long period from June to September turning walls and fences in to floral masterpieces. Bred in Japan this is a truly amazing flower fully hardy and easy to grow and producing a myriad of exotic looking blooms with a unique look. This is a game changer in the Clematis world and sure to be an overnight sensation. Taiga – Japanese for River – will roar like a torrent (or a Tiger) with its colourful display commanding attention. Like a work of art the flowers of Taiga change and transition as they grow but of course they always look beautiful. The unique blooms can not be matched by any other variety the large purple-blue blooms are extremely decorative with every petal tipped in a paler shade. Clematis Taiga will flower all summer long so there will be ample opportunity to show off your new masterpiece. Try it framing a pathway climbing over an arch or perhaps trained on a trellis fence or wall? It can even be grown with a support in patio planters – no matter the size of your garden there is room for a Taiga or two! This Clematis will thrive on good well drained fertile soil in a bright sunny spot. It can reach up to 200cms high with 100cm spread and handle temperatures as low as -15c once well established. If you buy just one new plant this year make it Taiga the unique Clematis that’s sure to be a roaring success In your garden. Clematis Taiga is recently introduced New variety originally on sale exclusively through Gardening Express – we have stocks of this amazing new variety available for ready to plant straight out in the garden supplied in 1-2 litre containers.