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Rouge Cardinal Clematis

Rouge Cardinal Clematis

Clematis x 'Rouge Cardinal'

Attracts Butterflies Attracts Hummingbirds Vine

Collection: Perennials
Tags: clematis

This vigorous vine produces large crimson flowers 10-15cm across. Its green foliage darkens over summer. Excellent climber for a trellis, arbor or fence.

This clematis pruning type is Type 3. Type 3 clematis bloom in the summer or fall on new growth and die to the ground over winter. In late winter, prune them nearly to the ground, leaving one healthy bud on a stem. Find out more about all pruning types here.


Botanical NameClematis x 'Rouge Cardinal'
ExposureFull Sun, Partial Shade
HardinessZone 3
Flower ColourRed
Bloom MonthsJune, July, August, September
Clematis PruningType 3
FeaturesAttracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Vine

Planting Instructions

  • Remove from the growing container.
  • Dig a hole 2 times container size and same depth of container.
  • Refill with dry soil.
  • Water thoroughly after planting.