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Clematis 'Brunette'

Small, drooping, bell-shaped, scented flowers, shiny, deep brownish purple-violet. Pale green staminiodes. Best grown in full sun to encourage the scent. Originally named 'Brunette', the cultivar was later renamed 'Catullus' (after the Roman poet) but the original name is still used.

Group:Atragene group
Approximate height: infodot2.5 - 3.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotApr May Jun Jul Aug
USDA zones: infodot3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Pruning:No pruning (Group 1)
Raised by:Magnus Johnson
Country of origin:Sweden
Date raised: infodot1979
Parentage: infodotC. koreana var fragrans x C. fauriei
Other name(s):'Catullus'; barbellate 'Brunette'; koreana 'Brunette; koreana 'Brunet'; 'Koreana Brunette'; alpina 'Brunette'
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 4-6cm
Tepals: 4, 3.5-4.5cm long, 1.3-2cm wide. heavily ridged, lanceolate to olblong-elliptic, pointed
Leaves: ternate

Database entry: 38

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Magnus Johnson