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botanical name:
Clematis montana 'Marjorie'
Clematis montana 'Marjorie' © Deeproot Plant Base    view larger image
synonyms:  Clematis montana var. rubens 'Marjorie'
family:  Ranunculaceae
characteristics: climber
height: 5.00m
width: 5.00m
growth rate: fast
growth habit: climber
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun, part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: alkaline
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
description:
Small semi-double, pale creamy-pink flowers with a slight orangey tint. Pale yellow central anthers. Flowers in late spring or early summer.

cultivation:
Best flower colour in a sunny position. All clematis prefer alkaline soil but will normally tolerate other soil types. Requires regular supply of moisture. When planting, make the hole deeper than usual, as a precaution against Clematis wilt.

Prune after flowering (group 1).

other notes:
Seedling of C. montana 'Wilsonii', raised by Miss Marjorie Free and introduced by Jim Fisk, 1980.

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