Red and purple combination. Yes or no.

pump_toad(z4 iowa)May 28, 2010

Has anyone combined a red and purple clematis and if so did you like it? I have seen that color combination in flower baskets and it has a rather bold look but I am not sure with clematis.

Opinions please.

Lois

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buyorsell888(Zone 8 Portland OR)

Go for it.

    Bookmark   May 28, 2010 at 11:32AM
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buyorsell888(Zone 8 Portland OR)

Forgot the photos

    Bookmark   May 28, 2010 at 11:54AM
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iris_gal(z9 CA)

Gorgeous photos. Names please. TIA

    Bookmark   May 28, 2010 at 9:27PM
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jeanne_texas(Z 8B TX)

I too ADORE the combination of red and purple..I went thru my red and purple faze in 2008...planting many of those together..Love the "VV" and "EM" together and "Mrs. N. Thompson" PROVES those two colours were made in heaven...Jeanne

    Bookmark   May 29, 2010 at 8:11AM
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buyorsell888(Zone 8 Portland OR)

'Rouge Cardinal' and 'Venosa Violacea' are the two together and 'Mrs. N. Thompson' is the one with purple and red on the same flower.

    Bookmark   May 29, 2010 at 8:23PM
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pump_toad(z4 iowa)

Thanks for your input on this color combination and I will go for it if I can find a red that I like.
Lois

    Bookmark   May 31, 2010 at 9:20PM
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janetpetiole(4b)

I inavertently put Ville de Lyon between Multi Blue and the President a few years ago. I don't care for it.

    Bookmark   May 31, 2010 at 9:23PM
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