Clematis 'Sunset' in the Clematis Database

Data specific to Clematis (Edit)
Raised by: Arthur Steffen
Country of Origin: USA
Growing Zones: USDA Zone 4
USDA Zone 5
USDA Zone 6
USDA Zone 7
USDA Zone 8
USDA Zone 9
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): Red/Magenta/Burgundy hue
Bar or Accent Color (if applicable): Red/Burgundy bar
Center Color (Anthers): Yellow anthers
Bloom Shape: Single
Semi-Double
Preferred Light: Tolerates partial shade
Prefers full sun
Moisture Requirements: Average moisture requirements
Recommendations: Good choice for a container
Awards: Royal Horticultural Society Award of Garden Merit

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Plant Height: 6-8 ft.
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

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Clematis/Rose CombinationsClematis/Rose Combinations
June 9, 2015

Clematises and roses are ideal companions. They grow well in the same types of locations, thrive in the same types of soil, require the same amount of watering, and respond equally well to the same fertilizers.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Clematises growing on other plants by pirl Feb 12, 2014 8:44 PM 11
Summer Sunset by bearsearch Jun 18, 2012 6:49 PM 7
Using Roses as Clematis Support by Calif_Sue Apr 2, 2010 7:38 PM 65
Let's get noisy by zuzu Dec 18, 2010 9:25 AM 74

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