8-inch bloom on Princess Alexandra on Oct 26th

pmermakov(Zone 6 (OH))October 26, 2012

I always thought the biggest blooms on clematis was the first flush, but Princess Alexandra just produced a huge 8-inch single bloom in late October! I also took some other pictures of the last of my clematis blooming. Enjoys!

Princess Alexandra:

King Fisher with Princess Alexandra:

The 8-inch proof!

Carnaby (never seems to stop blooming for me on the north side of my house):

Happy Birthday (photo taken with flash on drizzling rain day which makes the color look much more red and less deep purple than it should be):

Happy Birthday:


Duchess Of Edinburgh:

Duchess Of Edinburgh:


Ernest Markham (early in the season wilted on me, but it came back and bloomed in the fall):


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Absolutely Stunning!

    Bookmark   October 26, 2012 at 1:30PM
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alameda/zone 8

Your photos are just fabulous, I love going back to look at them again and again. Thanks!

    Bookmark   October 26, 2012 at 5:58PM
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WOW! Outstanding! You have some real beauties there. Thanks! Lesley

    Bookmark   October 31, 2012 at 5:00PM
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Very nice pictures, thank you forr sharing them.

    Bookmark   November 4, 2012 at 3:57PM
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