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Clematis 'Etoile Violette' VIOLET STAR

Masses of small to medium-sized deep purple flowers with creamy-yellow stamens. This plant has been awarded the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit in 1993.

Group:Viticella group
Approximate height: infodot2.5 - 4.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotJul Aug Sep
Aspect:Any aspect
USDA zones: infodot3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Pruning:Hard prune (Group 3)
Raised by:Francisque Morel
Country of origin:France
Date raised: infodoti1885
Parentage: infodotUnknown
Other name(s):viticella 'Etoile Violette'; FANTASY
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 5-10cm
Tepals: 4-6; long-pointed, tip and margin recurved

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Database entry: 26