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Clematis ianthina

Small, purple or blue-purple, urn-shaped flowers. Native to Korea and the region of the Amur River which forms the boundary between China and Russia. First recorded in 1859 as C. fusca var. violacea.

Approximate height: infodot2.0 - 2.5 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotJun Jul Aug Sep
Aspect:Sun or semi-shade
Pruning:Hard prune (Group 3)
Country of origin:China, USSR
Parentage: infodotSpecies
Other name(s):C fusca var violacea; ianthina var violacea
Further detail:  infodot
Tepals: 2-3cm long, 0.7-1cm wide, lanceolate to narrowly oblong

Database entry: 215