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Clematis 'Claude de Lorraine'

Double flowers, dark blue-violet. The last listing given by Magnus Johnson for this cultivar is in 1935. Riekstina has 'Claude le Sorrain' on a list of 77 cultivars introduced into Latvia between 1870 and 1910 and we guess that this is the same plant. It now appears to be lost from cultivation - please contact us if you know otherwise. Named after Claude de Lorraine a French nobleman in the first half of the 16th century.

  
Group:Early large-flowered group
Pruning:Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by:Lemoine et fils
Country of origin:France
Date raised: infodot1878
Other name(s):Claude le Lorrain; Claude de Lorrain; Claude le Sorrain
  

Database entry: 1178