Photo by Melody

PlantFiles: Clematis
Clematis 'Harlow Carr'

bookmark
Family: Ranunculaceae (ra-nun-kew-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Clematis (KLEM-uh-tiss) (Info)
Cultivar: Harlow Carr
Hybridized by Evison; Year of Registration or Introduction: 2005

» View all varieties of Clematis

One vendor has this plant for sale.

Group:
Unknown - Tell us

Height:
8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

Spacing:
Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)
USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

Bloom Color:
Purple

Flower Fragrance:
No fragrance

Bloom Shape:
Single

Bloom Diameter:
Medium - 2 to 5 inches (5 to 12 cm)

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer
Mid Summer
Late Summer/Early Fall

Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade

Other details:
Unknown - Tell us

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Pruning Groups:
Group 3 - Summer/Fall bloomers; prune hard in early spring

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

Click thumbnail
to view:

By Kell
Thumbnail #1 of Clematis  by Kell

By Kell
Thumbnail #2 of Clematis  by Kell

By RosemaryA
Thumbnail #3 of Clematis  by RosemaryA

By greenorchid
Thumbnail #4 of Clematis  by greenorchid

By greenorchid
Thumbnail #5 of Clematis  by greenorchid

Profile:

2 positives
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive jackidee On Jul 7, 2010, jackidee from Sherwood, OR wrote:

I wind this along a deck railing, and it blooms heavily for a long time. Nice cut flowers, too.

Positive mfmartin On Apr 28, 2006, mfmartin from Takoma Park, MD wrote:

Different sources of information categorize this plant into different pruning groups -- 2 or 3. I usually prune it hard to almost ground level every year because of the space I have, but it comes always right back up. Vigorous bloomer, but you really have to stake it carefully or the fragile stems will break and you lose a lot of growth all of a sudden.

Neutral Kell On Jun 3, 2005, Kell from Northern California, CA (Zone 9b) wrote:

This clematis is 1 of 4 of the Raymond Evison Signature Series developed for the Bicentenary Plant Collection to celebrate 200 years of the Royal Horticultural Society, the United Kingdom's leading gardening association.

These clematis were developed for their strength, resistance to disease, and long flowering habit. They are supposedly a great improvement over the older cultivars. They have the longest blooming time of any other clematis for it goes from June thru October.

The 4 clematis in this collection by Raymond Evison are
Wisley, Rosemoor, Hyde Hall and Harlow Carr, all are named after the four RHS gardens.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Elk Grove, California
Takoma Park, Maryland
Sherwood, Oregon
Lansdowne, Pennsylvania



We recommend Firefox
Overwhelmed? There's a lot to see here. Try starting at our homepage.

[ Home | About | Advertise | Media Kit | Mission | Featured Companies | Submit an Article | Terms of Use | Tour | Rules | Privacy Policy | Contact Us ]

Back to the top

Copyright © 2000-2014 Dave's Garden, an Internet Brands company. All Rights Reserved.
 

Hope for America