Twelve Easy Combinations of Roses and Clematis

Early Season

1. R.'Maigold' and C.'Lasurstern'

2. R.'Meg'and C.'John Warren'

3. R.'Madame Grégorie Staechelin' and C.'Miss Bateman'

Mid season

4. R.'New Dawn' and C.'Twilight'

5. R.'Schoolgirl' and C.'Prince Charles'

6. R.'Mermaid' and C.'Perle d'Azur'

7. R.'Parkdirektor Riggers' and C.'John Huxtable'

8. R.'Compassion' and C.'Little Nell'

Late season

9. R.'Pink PerpetuÈ' and C.'Gipsy Queen'

10. R.'Casino' and C.'Victoria'

11. R.'Golden Showers' and C.'Asfcotiensis'

12. R.'Galway Bay' and C.'Huldine'

See: Howells, J. 1996. The Rose and The Clematis as Good Companions


For more clematis information by John Howells click the highlighted titles below.

John Howells' Work on Stem Rot (Clematis Wilt)

Howells' Gardeners' Classification of Clematis

Pruning the Twelve Groups of Clematis

Round the Year Care of Clematis

Five Ways of Combining Roses and Clematis

Exploding Myths About Clematis

Pronouncing Clematis

Clematis for North Facing Walls

A Brief History of Clematis


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