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Clematis 'Docteur Le BĂȘle'

Medium to large deep red flowers with cream stamens. Named after French clematis enthusiast, Dr. Jules le BĂȘle. There is a strong feeling amongst some clematis growers in the UK that C. 'Jenny Caddick' is this same cultivar "rediscovered". This cultivar appears in Spingarn's 1935 lists.

Group:Late large-flowered group
Approximate height: infodot2.5 - 3.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotJul Aug Sep
Aspect:Sun or semi-shade
Pruning:Hard prune (Group 3)
Raised by:Traves
Date raised: infodotb1935
Parentage: infodotUnknown
Other name(s):'Dr Lebel'; 'Docteur Lebel'; 'Doctor Label'; ?'Jenny Caddick'
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 10-12cm

Database entry: 142