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Clematis 'Violetta'

Pinkish-purple flowers with blue-mauve veining. Red-purple anthers on pinkish filaments. Robin Savill notes in his catalogue that "this cultivar was christened, with a glass of wine, by Magnus Johnson at the 1994 International Clematis Society conference in Elmshorn, Germany."

Group:Early large-flowered group
Approximate height: infodot2.0 - 3.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotMay Jun Aug Sep
Aspect:Any aspect
Pruning:Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by:F M Westphal
Country of origin:Germany
Date raised: infodotr1989 i1994
Parentage: infodotSeedling of 'Nelly Moser'
Other name(s):None known
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 12-16cm
Tepals: 6-8; narrow, pointed

Database entry: 555