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Clematis 'Amethyst Beauty' (Johnson)

Alpina type. Small, nodding, bell-shaped, pale purple-violet flowers (Robin Savill says mauve-red flushed pink) with greenish-cream staminodes. Occasional summer flowers. Originally named 'Ametistina' and not to be confused with 'Amethystina' nor with Amethyst Beauty 'Evipo043' introduced by Raymond Evison in 2010.

Group:Atragene group
Approximate height: infodot2.5 - 4.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotApr May (Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct)
Aspect:Any aspect
USDA zones: infodot3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Pruning:No pruning (Group 1)
Raised by:Magnus Johnson
Country of origin:Sweden
Date raised: infodot1975
Parentage: infodotfauriei x sibirica F2
Other name(s):'Ametistina'; alpina 'Ametistina'. Mis-spellings: 'Amethystina'; 'Amesthina'
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 5-8cm
Tepals: 4-6; 4-6cm long, 1.8-2.5cm wide, lanceolate to oblong-ovate, 7-9 nerved, pointed
Leaves: ternate

Database entry: 13

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Magnus Johnson