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'Livius'

Strongly scented, double, nodding, creamy white flowers which tend to go pink in strong sunlight, especially towards the base. Named after the Roman historian Livy (Titus Livius). Originally named 'Crème'.

Group: Atragene group
Fragrant: Yes
Approximate height: 2.0 - 2.5 metres
Raised by: Magnus Johnson
Country of origin: Sweden
Date raised: 1979
Parentage: koreana var fragrans x sibirica forma flava
Other name(s): 'Crème'; koreana 'Crème'

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 5-6cm
Tepals: 4; 4-5cm long, 1.5-2cm wide, broadly lanceolate to oblong, pointed

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Magnus Johnson