'Comtesse de Bouchaud' clematis Description
Photo courtesy of Woodbury, Celeste
Group 3, Large-flowered, Late.
Carmine-pink, lilac shading. 6 petals. Average diameter 6". Single, scalloped edge, veined bloom form.
Height of 6' to 8' (185 to 245 cm).
USDA zone 4b through 9b. Plant in sun or partial shade. Suitable for growing in a container. suitable for growing through trees. In early spring, cut back to just above the lowest set of healthy buds.
Marie Emilie Saint-Rousset de Vauxonne (April 25, 1845 Lyon - 1934 Aix-en-Provence), married on May 28, 1867 Joseph Pierre Louis de Bouchaud de Bussy (March 31, 1837 Vienne - December 17, 1922 Arles), founder and president of the society "Les Amis des Roses"