Help identify this beauty?

spokanite123(5)July 27, 2010

Hello! I'm new to GardenWeb but have really enjoyed reading all the posts in the Clematis and Roses forums. We moved into this house (that's about 15 years old) a year ago, and the previous owner was obviously a gardener. This gorgeous clematis is out front, and I'm so thrilled to have it. Can you tell me her name? (By the way, I pruned it back in the spring and it has really thrived-- it's even larger than in the pictures now.)

Let's see if I can get the picture links to work:



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forensicmom

Loooks like 'Comtesse De Bouchard'

    Bookmark   July 27, 2010 at 12:11PM
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buyorsell888(Zone 8 Portland OR)

yes, it does. I've never seen her without mildew though, how wonderful she looks.

    Bookmark   July 28, 2010 at 11:16AM
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spokanite123(5)

Thank you! She's definitely a showstopper.

    Bookmark   July 28, 2010 at 2:56PM
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