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'Gnom' has purple tepals, typically producing a flower some 6cm across. It was bred by M Orlov in 1970 at the Botanic Gardens, Kiev. 'Gnom', as you might expect, means 'gnome'.

Group: Viticella group
Approximate height: 2.0 - 2.5 metres
Flowering period(s): Jul Aug Sep
Aspect: Sun or semi-shade
Pruning: Hard prune (Group 3)
Raised by: M I Orlov
Country of origin: USSR/Ukraine
Date raised: 1970
Parentage: 'Ville de Lyon' x 'Kermesina'
Other name(s): None known

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M I Orlov