Clematis 'The President' in the Clematis Database

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Data specific to Clematis (Edit)
Raised by: Charles Noble
Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Growing Zones: USDA Zone 3
USDA Zone 4
USDA Zone 5
USDA Zone 6
USDA Zone 7
USDA Zone 8
USDA Zone 9
Typical Plant Size: Typically 8 to 10 feet
Pruning Group: Group 2 - Optional, light pruning after flowering
Bloom Diameter: Large - between 6 to 8 inches
Bloom Color (Tepals): Lilac/Lavender hue
Center Color (Anthers): Red anthers
Bloom Shape: Single
Preferred Light: Tolerates partial shade
Prefers full sun
Suitability as Cut Flower: Excellent cut flower (strong stem, long vase life)
Moisture Requirements: Average moisture requirements
Recommendations: Good choice for beginners (easy to grow)
Good choice for shaded areas or northern walls
Good choice for very cold climates
Good choice for hot climates
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
Plant Height: 8-10 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Lavender
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Awards and Recognitions: Other: 2013 Great Plants Picks Winner
Child plants: one child plant

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Clematis - Dynamic Companion (Part 1)Clematis - Dynamic Companion (Part 1)
June 8, 2015

We admire clematises because of the beauty of their flowers, but their dynamic nature, their rush to the top, and the sense of movement that they bring to the landscape offer much more to gardeners and admirers.

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Plant Events from our members
christine2 On May 1, 2018 Transplanted
Moved from North House to South Nook
christine2 On June 1, 2008 Obtained plant
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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id by Calif_Sue Jun 17, 2018 7:52 AM 2
Blooms and Chat! by Calif_Sue Jul 9, 2019 9:26 AM 312
2016 Bloom Parade and Chat! by Calif_Sue Feb 15, 2017 11:42 AM 265
Recognize this one? by piksihk Jun 25, 2019 6:14 PM 15
The President by Hemophobic Jun 10, 2015 11:12 AM 7
I would love help trying to ID this clematis by tveguy3 Jan 16, 2016 6:52 PM 10
planting advice on pot of 3 clematis by tinkster May 16, 2015 7:35 AM 2
All Things Clematis 2015 Photos & Chat! by Calif_Sue Jul 26, 2015 7:09 AM 332
The Spring Show has started by canadanna May 15, 2014 9:59 PM 25
Anyone seeing clematis growth yet? by Cem9165 Apr 29, 2014 7:32 PM 114
Clematises growing on other plants by pirl Feb 12, 2014 8:44 PM 11
Need an ID please by Frillylily May 27, 2013 1:41 PM 5
Some of my favorite clematis by shihtzumom Mar 14, 2012 1:42 PM 26
I planted 12 Clematis today. by Newyorkrita May 22, 2010 6:59 PM 10
Can Anyone Tell Me what this is by okus Apr 14, 2010 5:39 PM 23
Let's Talk Zones! by BlissfulGarden Apr 15, 2010 7:26 AM 6
What is your Favorite CLEMATIS? by sandnsea2 Oct 6, 2014 6:23 PM 78

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