Early, Large-flowered Clematis
Clematis 'Poulvo'

Family: Ranunculaceae (ra-nun-kew-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Clematis (KLEM-uh-tiss) (Info)
Cultivar: Poulvo
Additional cultivar information:(PP9290, aka Vino)
Hybridized by Olesen
Registered or introduced: 1994
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Group:

Unknown - Tell us

Height:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Spacing:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

Bloom Color:

Magenta (Pink-Purple)

Fuchsia (Red-Purple)

Red

Flower Fragrance:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Shape:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Diameter:

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Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Late Summer/Early Fall

Mid Fall

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Light Shade

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Pruning Groups:

Group 2 - Repeat bloomers; prune immediately after flowering

Patent Information:

Patent expired

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Foliage Color:

Blue-Green

Bloom Characteristics:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Citrus Heights, California

Paradise, California

San Jose, California

Sebastopol, California

Calvert City, Kentucky

Southold, New York

Hulbert, Oklahoma

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Aug 30, 2011, ogon from Paradise, CA (Zone 9a) wrote:

Early spring flowers are true red, later season flowers are lighter in color and pinkish. A vigorous grower that does very well in my dry heat.

Neutral

On Jun 1, 2009, WUVIE from Hulbert, OK (Zone 7a) wrote:

Just purchased this Clematis based on a photo in a magazine.
Probably should have done my homework a bit more, as the
images displayed here seem a bit pink, I was hoping for red.

Hmm. Time will tell. Planted 06-01-2009.