Clematis 'Multi Blue' in the Clematis Database

1 company sells this plant

Also sold as:
Multiblue
Multi-Blue
Tidal Wave

Data specific to Clematis (Edit)
Raised by: Bouter and Zoon
Country of Origin: Holland
Growing Zones: USDA Zone 4
USDA Zone 5
USDA Zone 6
USDA Zone 7
USDA Zone 8
USDA Zone 9 - partially shaded areas only
USDA Zone 10 - partially shaded areas only
USDA Zone 11 - partially shaded areas only
Typical Plant Size: Typically 6 to 8 feet
Pruning Group: Group 2 - Optional, light pruning after flowering
Bloom Diameter: Medium - between 4 to 6 inches
Bloom Color (Tepals): Deep Purple hue
Deep Blue hue
Bloom Shape: Double blooms in all climates
Preferred Light: Requires partial shade
Suitability as Cut Flower: Excellent cut flower (strong stem, long vase life)
Moisture Requirements: Average moisture requirements
Recommendations: Good choice for shaded areas or northern walls

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 6-8 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Blue
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Parentage: Sport of: The President
Child plants: one child plant

10:52 am. An elegant, structured blossom.

The Top ClematisesThe Top Clematises
June 6, 2015

We open the Clematises Celebration Week with a look at the top cultivars, top comments, most thumbed images, and more!

(Full article19 comments)
Give a thumbs up

Photo gallery:
Location: Friend's Garden - Oasis, B.C.Date: 2007-06-0810:52 am. An elegant, structured blossom.
By HemNorth
Give a thumbs up
Image
By Kell
Give a thumbs up
Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2009-04-28
By zuzu
Give a thumbs up
Location: Early season bloomDate: 2012-05-04
By Calif_Sue
Give a thumbs up
Location: Lincoln NE zone 5Date: 2015-05-08
By stilldew
Give a thumbs up
Location: Jones, oklahomaDate: 2018-04-24Spring bloom; year 2 after being planted; low grower; gorgeous bl
By Klphil43
Give a thumbs up
Cl. Multi Blue
By Roseville
Give a thumbs up
Location: Indiana  Zone 5Date: May 28, 2009 2:01 AMInteresting even after the petals drop
By gardengus
Give a thumbs up
Location: My garden, Toronto, OntarioDate: 2015-06-10
By Jasmin
Give a thumbs up
Location: Friend's Garden - Glade, B.C. Date: 2013-06-232:39 pm. A multi-petalled inner structure.
By HemNorth
Give a thumbs up
Image
By kosk0025
Give a thumbs up
Location: My garden, Toronto, OntarioDate: 2015-06-07
By Jasmin
Give a thumbs up
Location: Moms gardenDate: 2019-04-30
By Calif_Sue
Give a thumbs up
Location: Mom’s  gardenDate: 2019-04-30
By Calif_Sue
Give a thumbs up
Image
By Cees
Give a thumbs up
Image
By Kell
Give a thumbs up
Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2009-04-17
By zuzu
Give a thumbs up
Credit florum
By admin
Give a thumbs up
Location: My garden, Toronto, OntarioDate: 2015-06-10
By Jasmin
Give a thumbs up
Image
By Mikey
Give a thumbs up
Date: 2017-05-23
By TomThumb
Give a thumbs up
Image
By pirl
Give a thumbs up
Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2012-04-19
By zuzu
Give a thumbs up
Location: Tabby's GardenDate: 2012-05-10
By tabby
Give a thumbs up
Photo by Siddharth Patil, Wikipedia
By Calif_Sue
Give a thumbs up
Image
By JuliaNY
Give a thumbs up
Location: Fireplace garden - more shade than sunDate: 2010-0514
By pirl
Give a thumbs up
Location: Fireplace garden - more shade than sunDate: variousThe many faces of Multi Blue.
By pirl
Give a thumbs up
Location: WADate: Spring
By cocoajuno
Give a thumbs up
Location: Northern GermanyDate: 2002-11-17SANYO DIGITAL CAMERA
By Caruso
Give a thumbs up
Location: Jones, oklahoma Date: 2017-08-29Planted on north side with a masterpiece orchid climbing rose; cl
By Klphil43
Give a thumbs up
Image
By zuzu
Give a thumbs up
Image
By CeeDub
Give a thumbs up
Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2009-04-17
By zuzu
Give a thumbs up
Photo Courtesy of Homestead Farms Nursery. Used with Permission.
By Joy
Give a thumbs up
Location: Fireplace garden - more shade than sunDate: 2012-0506I like the shadow of the top flower beginning to open. Photo take
By pirl
Give a thumbs up
Location: Fireplace garden - more shade than sunDate: 2012-0513Right side of trellis and growing into the hydrangea.
By pirl
Give a thumbs up
Location: Fireplace garden - more shade than sunDate: 2010-0514
By pirl
Give a thumbs up
Location: Fireplace garden - more shade than sunDate: 2009-1024
By pirl
Give a thumbs up

This plant is tagged in:
Image Image Image Image Image Image

Comments:
Posted by clintbrown (Medina, TN - Zone 7b) on Feb 24, 2013 9:36 AM

The blooms are very vibrant and double/semi-double at times.

[ Reply to this comment | Give a thumbs up ]

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Multi Blue sans petals by zuzu Oct 3, 2011 3:44 PM 1
Untitled by goldfinch4 May 5, 2012 10:40 AM 4
Blooms and Chat! by Calif_Sue Jun 17, 2019 8:47 PM 307
2016 Bloom Parade and Chat! by Calif_Sue Feb 15, 2017 11:42 AM 265
Clematis ID by Chillybean Aug 5, 2015 9:45 AM 7
I would love help trying to ID this clematis by tveguy3 Jan 16, 2016 6:52 PM 10
All Things Clematis 2015 Photos & Chat! by Calif_Sue Jul 26, 2015 7:09 AM 332
Do as I say , not as I do by canadanna Jul 23, 2014 10:37 AM 2
Anyone seeing clematis growth yet? by Cem9165 Apr 29, 2014 7:32 PM 114
Plucked six from my lawn by piksihk May 15, 2014 6:44 AM 18
Clematises growing on other plants by pirl Feb 12, 2014 8:44 PM 11
Hello from Grass Valley CA by katieb Jan 23, 2014 10:29 PM 22
Avant-Garde and Multi Blue by JuliaNY Jul 29, 2013 8:36 PM 2
Transplanting Clematis by Natalie Nov 10, 2012 11:53 AM 32
Layering Dr. Ruppel clematis by Pippi21 Nov 2, 2013 4:59 PM 9
Question about "MultiBlue" ie: Tidal Wave by Skiekitty Apr 21, 2012 5:40 PM 11
Starting clematis from seeds by Pippi21 Apr 17, 2012 1:53 PM 11
Who grows Clems in planters? by ge1836 Jun 25, 2012 1:53 AM 16
Using Shrubs as Clematis Support by BlissfulGarden May 16, 2010 4:42 PM 16
Let's get noisy by zuzu Dec 18, 2010 9:25 AM 74
Just Some of My Clemmies by CeeDub May 22, 2010 8:30 PM 22
Clematises and Black Walnut Trees by CeeDub May 17, 2010 9:37 AM 14

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Clematis Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Clematis

« Visit the Clematis forum

« The Clematis Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by greenappleagnes and is called "Azalea Gibraltar"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.