alpina ‘Pink Flamingo,’
Cherished for being one of the earliest and most profusely
flowering. Dangling mauve pink flowers with a deep pink
blotch are followed by decorative, silky seed heads.
Wonderful as groundcovers,
cascading over walls, and climbing in trees and shrubs.
They bloom on old wood, therefore any pruning should be
performed right after flowering. That it does not require
pruning makes it perfect as a groundcover or where pruning
Clematis paniculata (terniflora),
Sweet Autumn Clematis.
10-20'; clusters of creamy white sweetly scented flowers
Sept.-Oct.; feathery seedheads; cut back half way; does well
in sun or shade.
Clematis viticella ‘Venosa Violacea,
’ Italian Clematis.
of white background with purple veins throughout, turning
all purple on the edges. Very distinctive. Cut back hard
pale green flower has an attractive round shape. Blooms
May-June and August. Does well in shady areas out of full
sun. Premium variety.
dark blue to purple 4-5” flowers. Blooms late spring to
early summer and again late summer on to fall, but always
double flowers. Considered one of the best double flowering
Clematis! Remove dead wood in spring. Blooms on both old
and new wood. Best in light shade.
Mauve blossoms with a deep lilac bar and red anthers.
Blooms May-June and August-September. Thrives in shade.
Free flowering. Reaches 10’ tall.
6”-7” silvery –mauve flowers. Flowers have creamy-white
anthers, and overlapping petals. Blooms June, July and late
August. Does well in full to partial shade.
Repeat bloomer for the shade. Huge, 7” luscious pink with
deeper pink strip down the middle of each petal blooms are
produced in lavish abundance during two big flushes, first
in early summer and again in fall. Best grown where not
exposed to direct sunlight. Cut back to 12” in March.