Large, 5" flowers range from deep ruby-red to brilliant fuchsia to lavender to orchid pink and create quite a color show in late spring and late summer. Ideal for covering arbors, fences and tall shrubs. Can also be used as a ground cover. Clematis 'Kilian Donahue'
Clematis 'Kilian Donahue'
Sun Exposure:Full Sun, Partial Shade
Height/Habit:8 - 12 feet
Spread:36 - 48 inches
Spacing:36 - 48 inches
Flowering Date:Late spring to late summer
Winter Care:Apply a winter mulch, after the ground freezes, in areas where plants may heave from the ground due to alternate freezing and thawing temperatures. Remove most of the mulch in early spring, but keep 2-3" to keep the ground moist and shaded.
Flower Color:purple, pink
Flower Form:Large 5" blooms with long white stamens
Foliage Type:Medium green, simple palmate to pinnate leaves arranged alternately and opposite on the stems.