Plant ID forum: Recognize this clematis?

Views: 133, Replies: 4 » Jump to the end
Name: Taqiyyah
Maryland (Zone 7a)
Container Gardener Winter Sowing Plant and/or Seed Trader Roses Salvias Seed Starter
Vegetable Grower Region: Mid-Atlantic
Image
lovesblooms
May 17, 2015 11:36 AM CST
Bought as NOID last year, opened two buds yesterday:


Thumb of 2015-05-17/lovesblooms/a098b2
Thumb of 2015-05-17/lovesblooms/6cbe42

Name: Greene
Savannah, GA (Sunset 28) (Zone 8b)
Rabbit Keeper Critters Allowed Celebrating Gardening: 2015 Plant Identifier Garden Ideas: Master Level Garden Sages
Herbs Region: Georgia Region: United States of America Native Plants and Wildflowers Dog Lover Composter
Image
greene
May 20, 2015 10:47 AM CST
Just guessing:
Could it be a Clematis Fleuri?

Or a Clematis Amethyst Beauty? The description for this one says 'slightly wavy petals'.

I was looking at a site called Klehm's Song Sparrow, Farm and Nursery, Fine Plants - they are in Wisconsin.
Sunset Zone 28, AHS Heat Zone 9, USDA zone 8b~~"Leaf of Faith"
Name: Taqiyyah
Maryland (Zone 7a)
Container Gardener Winter Sowing Plant and/or Seed Trader Roses Salvias Seed Starter
Vegetable Grower Region: Mid-Atlantic
Image
lovesblooms
May 20, 2015 11:31 AM CST
Sorry, the color on these didn't come out too well. They're a really deep blue violet color.
Name: Suzanne/Sue
Sebastopol, CA (Zone 9a)
Sunset Zone 15
Region: California Plant Database Moderator Roses Irises Clematis Garden Photography
Cottage Gardener Keeper of Poultry Hummingbirder Bee Lover Butterflies Birds
Image
Calif_Sue
May 21, 2015 4:35 PM CST

Moderator

Could be the popular Clematis (Clematis 'The President')
Keep taking additional photos because the first few blooms may not truly represent the bloom yet. The pinky-white filaments and red tipped anthers seem to match though.
My gardening Blog!
Hand sewn wares and vintage finds in my Etsy store. Summer Song Cottage
[Last edited by Calif_Sue - May 21, 2015 11:18 PM (+)]
Give a thumbs up | Quote | Post #859237 (4)
Name: Greene
Savannah, GA (Sunset 28) (Zone 8b)
Rabbit Keeper Critters Allowed Celebrating Gardening: 2015 Plant Identifier Garden Ideas: Master Level Garden Sages
Herbs Region: Georgia Region: United States of America Native Plants and Wildflowers Dog Lover Composter
Image
greene
May 21, 2015 6:38 PM CST
Would it help to make some adjustments to the color, maybe the color balance?, in the camera so we can see an accurate bloom color? I don't know how to do this but posting on the photography thread might get an answer.
Sunset Zone 28, AHS Heat Zone 9, USDA zone 8b~~"Leaf of Faith"

« Garden.org Homepage
« Back to the top
« Forums List
« Plant ID forum
You must first create a username and login before you can reply to this thread.

Today's site banner is by nativeplantlover and is called "Bumble Veronica Pink"