Early, Large-flowered Clematis
Clematis 'Picardy'

Family: Ranunculaceae (ra-nun-kew-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Clematis (KLEM-uh-tiss) (Info)
Cultivar: Picardy
Additional cultivar information:(aka Evipo024)
Hybridized by Evison-Olesen
Registered or introduced: 1998
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Group:

Early Large-flowered

Late Large-flowered

Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

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)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Bloom Color:

Fuchsia (Red-Purple)

Flower Fragrance:

No fragrance

Bloom Shape:

Single

Flat

Bloom Diameter:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Late Summer/Early Fall

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Pruning Groups:

Group 2 - Repeat bloomers; prune immediately after flowering

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

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By serpentine layering

By stooling or mound layering

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

Suitable for growing in containers

Regional

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

Grand Forks, British Columbia

Ellicott City, Maryland

North Tonawanda, New York

Portland, Oregon

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Nov 2, 2006, Shirley1md from Ellicott City, MD (Zone 7a) wrote:

Bred by Raymond Evison for high performance and is part of his 'Patio Collection'. 'Picardy' has dusky red flowers with a brighter red bar on the sepals and reddish brown anthers.