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Photo: Clematis Viticella 'Kermesina'

Photo: Clematis Viticella 'Kermesina'

General description

1-2", deep crimson, open flowers with a white center and a tuft of dark stamens. 

Blooms freely from June or July to September.

Makes a lovely cut flower.

Clinging vine requires support on a trellis,arbor,pergola, or other means. Looks nice covering fences or evergreens.

Can be grown in a container.

Pruning Group C

Grows 10-15' tall.

Plant in cool, moist, fast draining soil in sun to shade.

Fertilize monthly, April to September.

Properties

Height
118 - 236 cm
Color
Soil type
Loam
Sunlight
Full sun, Partial shade
PH
Neutral
Moisture
Moist but well-drained
Hardiness
Hardy