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Clematis 'Horatius'

Strongly scented, small, double, bell-shaped, purple-violet flowers. Named after the Roman hero who defended the bridge over the River Tiber against Etruscan attackers. Originally named 'Carmina'.

Group:Atragene group
Approximate height: infodot2.5 - 3.0 metres
Raised by:Magnus Johnson
Country of origin:Sweden
Date raised: infodot1979
Parentage: infodotkoreana var fragrans x ochotensis 'Carmen Rose'
Other name(s):'Carmina'
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 6-7cm
Tepals: 4.5-5cm long, 2cm wide, broadly lanceolate, sometimes twisted, margin recurved towards recurved tip

Database entry: 2200

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Magnus Johnson