Ramona hasn't flowered yet

v1rtu0s1ty(5a)August 7, 2013

It's now 12 ft tall but with only few thin stems/trunk. I planted it by my honeylocust tree. Is it because it's not getting enough sun?

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buyorsell888(Zone 8 Portland OR)

Possibly but the fact that it is so thin and scraggly is a bigger reason. You should have pinched it back to make more stems. More stems equals more flowers. They bloom on the tips on all along the stems.

    Bookmark   August 8, 2013 at 11:42AM
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Do they bloom on new stems? These are all new stems.

    Bookmark   August 8, 2013 at 11:49PM
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I'd say not enough sun. I had a similar experience with several of my clematis. Ramona really likes her sun.
This one gets full sun all day, I never fertilize or water - it's mulched heavily and never disappoints.

    Bookmark   August 17, 2013 at 6:18PM
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