Our Favourite Vines

Hardy
Clematis macropetala 'Blue Bird'
Semi-double flowers, blooms in early spring, fall buds for next years blooms, Canadian hybrid Dr. Skinner 1962.
adelaide
Tender
Clematis 'Jackmanii'
Profuse, 5-7" violet-purple flowers from mid to late summer. An old favorite introduced in England in the mid-1800s.


john davis

Hardy
Clematis x 'Blue Boy'
Nodding blue flowers from June to September, Canadian, C. viticella x C. integrifolia hybrid by Dr. Skinner 1947.
snow drift

Tender
Clematis macropetala 'Nelly Moser'
Nelly blooms with large flat 6-8" flowers from May to late June, and often it shows a less profuse flush in August.
belle

Hardy
Clematis alpina 'Ruby'
Single, bell shaped,  mauve-red flowers bloom through May and June, leaving a multitude of attractive seed heads.
emily carr

Tender
Clematis macropetala 'Niobe'
Niobe displays a massive quantity of 6" dark ruby flowers with golden stamens, that cover the entire vine all summer.
blush
Hardy
Clematis viticella 'Purpurea Plena'
Fully double, very unique 2-3" rose-purple flowers bloom from mid through late summer, often blooms into autumn.

hansa

Tender
Clematis macropetala 'Ramona"
Ramona is a large-flowered, semi-woody, climbing vine, producing large, single, pale blue flowers up to 7" in diameter.

centennial

Hardy
Clematis x 'White Swan'

Beautiful cream-white 5 inch flowers bloom in May and June, a cross C. macropetala and C. sibirica by Dr. Skinner.
hope

Tender
Clematis macropetala 'Ville de Lyon'
This large-flowering, hybrid clematis features profuse & showy, 4-6" diameter, carmine red flowers with golden stamens.
winnipeg

Virginia creeper
Parthenocissus quinquefolia
A five-leaved ivy, a woody vine native to eastern & central North America, Shows a brilliant fall red in Southern Canada.
cabot

Dropmore Scarlet Honeysuckle
Lonicera x brownii 'Scarlet Trumpet'

The trumpet shaped fragrant blooms are profuse, require a trellis, and remain attractive for the entire summer season.
bill reid
     
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