Plant Catalog - CLEMATIS X ERNEST MARKHAM 5
CLEMATIS X ERNEST MARKHAM 5
Clematis x 'Ernest Markham'
Ernest Markham Clematis
A deciduous vine with wiry, climbing tendrils. Large, saucer-shaped flowers bloom from summer to fall. Frilly petals are magenta pink and have a velvety texture. Stamens are extra showy. Feathery, spherical seed heads remain after petals drop. Leaflets are rich green and more or less heart-shaped. Beneficial for hummingbirds and butterflies.
USDA zones: 4 - 9
Sunset zones: A2, A3, 2 - 11, 14 - 24
Mature size: 6 - 12 feet high and wide
Light needs: full sun to part shade
Water needs: moderate to regular water