Other common names clematis [Josephine] . Overall flower effect is that of lilac-pink. Genus Clematis can be deciduous or evergreen shrubs or herbaceous perennials, mostly climbing by twining leaf-stalks, and often with showy flowers. Features large, dahlia-like, double flowers (4-5" diameter) in a blending of cream, green, lilac and pink with dark pink center striping on the petals. Clematis Josephine tends to bloom heavily at the very top of it's vine in the spring. Jun 15, 2013 - This Pin was discovered by Catherine McDonald. Regular water needs in well-drained soil once established. An excellent patio clematis for containers. your own Pins on Pinterest Beautiful deep pink petals with lighter pink edges have a fluffy lilac-pink center pom-pom. Deciduous vine. Synonyms Clematis 'Evijohill' . Prolific and long blooming, it adds vining color to trellises and fences. Post a comment about this plant Some have attractive fluffy seedheads in autumn Josephine Clematis is a multi-stemmed deciduous woody vine with a twining and trailing habit of growth. Blooms from late spring through most of the summer. was Awarded The 'Award of Garden Merit' by the RHS in 2002 It looks better if it's grown through another plant to hide the plain vine. Josephine Clematis. (Clematis) About Josephine Clematis. Soft green foliage. Early summer blooms are 4-5 inches wide and begin bronzy green, maturing to lilac-pink with a darker stripe. Family Ranunculaceae . Blooms in early summer and in early autumn. Individual blooms last for as long as four weeks. Large, dahlia-like, double flowers blend cream, green, lilac and pink together. 'Evijohill' is a deciduous, large-flowering, semi-woody climbing clematis vine which typically grows 8-9'. Botanical Name: Clematis 'Josephine' Common Name: Clematis; Exposure: Full Sun/Part Shade Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition. In time, the petals fall away leaving the fluffy center. Discover (and save!) A gorgeous double-flowered clematis, ‘Josephine’ blooms on both new and old stems, making it a good choice for cold climates. Clematis Josephine has huge fully double heads May, June & September named after josephine hill , the lady that discovered it on a market stall, then gave it to Raymond Evison to develop into the clematis that it is today, Clematis Josephine. Best color in full sun. Botanical Name: Vine-Clematis 'Josephine' Courtesy of Bailey Nurseries. Clematis 'Josephine' PP12912A very unique double flower composed of 8 larger outer petals surrounding a center of many tiny lilac-pink petals. Clematis 'Josephine' Clematis.