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nej

Absolutely love to get in the garden when I can. Love birds, fish and plants. I live in the heart of Sydney suburbia on an average block of land

Clematis viticella 'Polish Spirit'

  • Season Icon Mid SpringMid Spring 2021
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nej

26/10/21

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ausgardentags

💜💜💜 #featured-ozadmin

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anges

Wow! 💜💜💜

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rosegardengirl

Beautiful. This is one I want to give another go.

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lesliecole49

It's beautiful Nej

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nej

Thank you @ausgardentags @anges @rosegardengirl @lesliecole49

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  • Season Icon Mid AutumnMid Autumn 2021
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nej

23/4/21 the last of the season

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ausgardentags

#upclose #clematis #autumnblooms

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nej

6/2/21 still doing it's thing

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brightcolours

#clematis #summerblooms

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rosegardengirl

Have tried we real times to grow clematis unsuccessfully.

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nej

@rosegardengirl I'm in Sydney and only the viticella type clematis will grow successfully here, this is one of them.

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ausgardentags

#featured-ozadmin #plantsupport

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nej

11/11/20

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ausgardentags

#clematis

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nej

22/10/20

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anges

So many flowers! 💜💜💜

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nej

Thanks @anges @dirtgirlworld one of the few clematis that does well in Sydney

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ausgardentags

#clematis #Spring #purple

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7walnutclose

Great looking one, love the colour! 👍

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nej

12/10/20

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3/10/20

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17/11/19

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22/10/18

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terrimclaughlin

I love those!!! They do grow here I’ll have to order some seeds. There sooo pretty. Very nice👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻🤗😊💕

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nej

Thank you @terrimclaughlin but you might have to get potted plants or cuttings if you want named cultivars as they don't come true to seed

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kimguy

💜💜💜

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terrimclaughlin

@nej Your right I had forgotten that I think someone had sent me some seed but I had no success so I’ll look to order the plant!! Thx nej

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nej

16/10/18 buds everywhere

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nej

16/10/18 just starting to bloom

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nej

10 /2 /18 second flush

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Sussanah

I want

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nej

@Sussanah this is a type that can grow in warm temperate climates as it's a viticella type. I can't grow any other types of clematis 😊

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Sussanah

Cheers

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brightcolours

#clematis-polishspirit

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  • Season Icon Mid SpringMid Spring 2017
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nej

25 /10 /17 in full flower now

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deekay

Bellissimo 😍

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nej

Thank you @deekay

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jewljewl

Wow so pretty 😍😍😍

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nej

Thank you @jewljewl

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brightcolours

#polishspirit #clematis #spring

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jen8

@nej beautiful bursts of colour 😊

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nej

Thank you @jen8 they sure are this is its fourth year and the best so far

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jen8

@nej 😊

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nej

#bestofspring

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SylviaDavies

Gorgeous!

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nej

Thank you @SylviaDavies

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jen8

@nej beautiful flower

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nej

Thank you @jen8

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rosegardengirl

Have tried to grow Clematis here but unfortunately too hot. That one is beautiful.

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nej

@rosegardengirl where abouts are you because in the right spot this thrives for me in Sydney. It's a viticella type that handles the heat

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rosegardengirl

Port Macquarie mid north coast.

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nej

I reckon it's worth a try. Look for the viticella group clematis and keep their roots cool and shaded and their head in the sun. 😊

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nej

@rosegardengirl ⬆

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brightcolours

#clematis-advice #polishspirit #clematis

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nej

10/10 /17

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deekay

Lovely colour 🤩

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nej

Thank you @deekay I love it too

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errolly

Great to see lovely comeback after the storm damage @nej

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nej

Yes @errolly it hasn't looked back

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brightcolours

#clematis #polishspirit

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nej

Late September rampant growth on clematis hundreds of flower buds getting ready to burst into bloom. Can't wait 😊

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brightcolours

#clematis #clematispolishspirit

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lylrine

Lovely! Is it a deciduous plant? I have a white one and it looks unhealthy with only 3 buds and very few leaves...

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nej

Yes it is deciduous. How old is yours

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nej

@lylrine ⬆

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lylrine

I have no idea as I just moved in last year, @nej . Inherited the garden and still learning about the plants. I did put in some compost beginning of spring...

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nej

@lylrine clematis are hungry plants and they like their heads in the sun and feet in the shade and lots of moisture 😊

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lylrine

Thanks @nej, perhaps lacking in moisture😊

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nej

8th September first of the clematis buds

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gauravsh6

Beautiful

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lylrine

Very healthy looking Clematis! 😍😍😍

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nej

Thank you @gauravsh6 @lylrine

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brightcolours

#clematis

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nej

@latebloomer it's on it's late summer/autumn flush now. It flowered in late spring. I love it. Thanks for the comments

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carolgs

Lovely purple

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brightcolours

#clematis #polishspirit #purpleclematis #summer

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susieg

Very regal 👌

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nej

Clematis polish spirit second flush 28 January

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brightcolours

#polishspirit #purpleclematis #clematis #purple #2ndflush #repeatflowers

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columbiariver

Pretty clematis. Great color.

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nej

Thank you @columbiariver

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nej

Clematis polish spirit starting its late summer flush of flowers. I've given it a moderate prune after its big spring flowering and now encore time

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brightcolours

#polishspirit #purpleclematis #clematis #purple #2ndflush #repeatflowers

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prakhar

Beautiful☺

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nej

Thank you @prakhar

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prakhar

Welcome@nej

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  • Season Icon Early SummerEarly Summer 2016
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nej

This is my clematis polish spirit which grows and flowers happily every year in Sydney

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brightcolours

Gorgeous #purple #clematis

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nej

@brightcolours @latebloomer thank you it is a nice one. For years I always thought that you couldn't grow clematis in Sydney until I found out about the viticella group and this one has been successful for me so far but I wish that I could grow the Jackmannii hybrids but sadly they are not for my climate

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nej

@latebloomer I've had many plant tragedies. But trial and error is how you learn. Perseverance helped me keep my passion.

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nej

That's what I love about gardening I never stop learning. And today I've learned that you're a wise lady

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nej

@latebloomer the above comment

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nej

#prizedplant

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7walnutclose

#ClematisPolishSpirit

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