Rouge Cardinal Clematis
Clematis x 'Rouge Cardinal'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing, twining stems reach 9 to 10 ft. tall, with support.|
|Design Ideas||Full flowers of deep crimson bloom late in the season, adding much-needed interest to the late summer garden. Use on a trellis or in a container. Also works well as a climber on nearby shrubs.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Cottage, Mediterranean|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Espalier, Specimen, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden, Urban Garden, Ground Cover|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Fruit Tree & Vine|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Key Feature||Showy Flowering Vine|
Thrives in well-drained, lightly alkaline soil, with roots sheltered and top growth in the sun. Mulch to conserve moisture. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish root system; reduce frequency once established. Feed regularly beginning in spring. Remove spent blooms to promote continuous bloom. Provide trellis or arbor support.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4 - 9