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'Hainton Ruby'

Large, ruby-red flowers with deep red or red-brown anthers. The name derives from the village of Hainton in Lincolnshire, UK, where the Valley Clematis Nursey was located.

Group: Early large-flowered group
Approximate height: 2.5 - 3.0 metres
Flowering period(s): May Jun Sep
Aspect: Sun or semi-shade
USDA zones: 4 5 6 7 8 9
Pruning: Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by: Valley Clematis Nursery
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Date raised: i1993
Parentage: 'Niobe' x 'W E Gladstone'
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 15cm
Tepals: 6; gappy at base, tips slightly recurved