BRED BY J. VAN ZOEST B.V. / INTRODUCED BY CONCEPT PLANTS
How long has it been on the market?
‘New Love’ was introduced in the U.S. in 2015.
Full sun to partial sun
Winter hardy to 5a
Grows to height/width
Height: 30 inches
Width: 20 inches
Upright, shrub-like growth. No trellis required. Purple/blue star-shaped fragrant flowers appear in late summer and early fall.
Consumer care requirements
- Grows best in moist, but well-drained soil in full sun.
- Blooms on new wood. Gardeners should plan to prune to 4 inches tall in late winter (March).
- Does not require a trellis.
Retail merchandising/display suggestions:
‘New Love’ clematis performs much more like a container garden thriller or a stand out perennial for the landscape or mixed border. Merchandise with container garden suggestions and alongside compatible perennials for best sell-through.
- Scented flowers
- Large, blue flowers
- Perennial-type clematis
- Attractive to bees and butterflies
- Flowers on new wood