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Clematis 'Ruby Tuesday'

Small, urn-shaped flowers opening dark ruby-red, maturing paler to purple with distinct, pinkish white margins. Filaments cream; anthers yellow. Seed-heads persistent.

Named after the title of a song recorded by The Rolling Stones in 1966.

  
Group:Viorna group
Approximate height: infodot1.5 - 2.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotJun Jul Aug Sep
Pruning:Hard prune (Group 3)
Raised by:Richard Hodson
Country of origin:United Kingdom
Date raised: infodotr2007 ni2015
Parentage: infodot pitcheri  × un-named, reddish flowered, Viorna Group seedling
Other name(s):None known
  
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 2cm
Tepals: 4; 3cm long × 1.2cm wide, triangular, thick and fleshy, fused in basal half, tip recurved, sometimes twisted and slightly downy

Database entry: 3970