need help with clematis ID

sushi_deluxe(z5 Chicagoland)May 16, 2010

My friend bought this clematis two years ago. It must be type 2 because it blooms on old wood. The blue is really that color. Does anyone have any idea what it is?

Thanks!

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hibiscusjoe

looks like it might be The President

    Bookmark   May 16, 2010 at 7:10PM
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virakech(z5 Ohio)

wow - that's a blue I've got to have.

    Bookmark   May 17, 2010 at 6:31PM
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kitkat_oregon(7)

My President isnt even close to that color, it is much more purple. I'd love to know what that is...

    Bookmark   May 18, 2010 at 12:22AM
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opheliathornvt zone 5

The only one I have that is that intense blue is Rhapsody, but colors look different on different computer monitors.

    Bookmark   May 18, 2010 at 9:30AM
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sushi_deluxe(z5 Chicagoland)

My friend found the tags from the clematis she planted--it is either The President or Ramona, but it looks much more blue than The President.

    Bookmark   May 19, 2010 at 8:06PM
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garystpaul(4)

I have both in my garden. It sure looks more like The President than Ramona; in fact, I'd say definitely NOT Ramona. Whatever it is, it's a beauty. Gary

    Bookmark   May 19, 2010 at 9:56PM
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jeanne_texas(Z 8B TX)

Wished you had a pic of the clematis upclose for it seems to look like Clematis "MultiBlue" to me...did it have the big boss in the centers?...Jeanne

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    Bookmark   May 20, 2010 at 10:00AM
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buyorsell888(Zone 8 Portland OR)

Not Ramona. Multi Blue is a sport of The President, mine isn't that blue. I'd say it is The President.

    Bookmark   May 20, 2010 at 11:50AM
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sushi_deluxe(z5 Chicagoland)

Here it is up close. Thanks for all of the help.

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    Bookmark   May 20, 2010 at 12:15PM
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