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'Roobu'

Large, single, pinkish white flowers with a pink bar according to the International Register and Checklist but it notes that Magnus Johnson, in The Genus Clematis, says lavender-blue with a white bar. This latter description is closer to our experience. Fades in sunlight.

Group: Late large-flowered group
Approximate height: 1.5 - 2.0 metres
Flowering period(s): Jul Aug Sep
Aspect: Semi-shade
Pruning: Hard prune (Group 3)
Raised by: U & A Kivistik
Country of origin: Estonia
Date raised: r1984 n1988
Parentage: 'Deviatyi Val' x unknown
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 16-18cm
Sepals: 6, 8-9cm long, broadly elliptic, overlapping
Leaves: simple or ternate

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Uno and Aili Kivistik