Clematis 'Rouge Cardinal'

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Latin Name: Clematis 'Rouge Cardinal'
Common Name: Clematis
Cultivar: 'Rouge Cardinal'
Family: Ranunculaceae
Clematis group: Jackmanii, Late Large-flowered
Vining technique: twining and leaf petiole tendrils

Introduced: 1968. Orléans, France; A. Girault
parentage: Clematis 'Ville de Lyon' × Clematis 'Pourpre Mat'
Sun/Shade: sun- part shade
Height: to 8'-12' × 3'-6'
Zones: 4-10
Flower: velvety red, recurved sepals, beige anthers fade to more purple with age, 4"-6", June to September
Leaves: medium green, simple to trifoliate
Seed heads: ornamental

Prune: Clematis Pruning Group 3, blooms on new wood, prune in Feb.-March

Where to find Clematis 'Rouge Cardinal'
Clematis 'Rouge Cardinal' location map