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'Ascanio'

This cultivar appears in Magnus Johnson's 'Genus Clematis' where he says that the tepals are lilac with a white bar. He also quotes Spingarn (1935) as saying that it flowers double. The form now seems to be lost to cultivation. If you know otherwise, please contact us.

Group: Viticella group
Pruning: Hard prune (Group 3)
Raised by: Lemoine et fils
Country of origin: France
Other name(s): None known