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Clematis 'Lisboa'

Small pale mauve-blue to violet nodding flowers, sometimes with a yellow splash at the base of the tepal. Pale green filaments, anthers green-white to yellow. The plant was raised and named by Magnus Johnson from seed described as campaniflora supplied by Lisbon University Botanic Garden.

Group:Viticella group
Approximate height: infodot4.0 - 7.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotJun Jul Aug Sep
Aspect:Sun or semi-shade
Pruning:Hard prune (Group 3)
Raised by:Magnus Johnson
Country of origin:Sweden
Date raised: infodotr1956 n1993
Parentage: infodotviticella 'Lisboa'; viticella subsp campaniflora x viticella subsp viticella
Other name(s):viticella 'Lisboa'; campaniflora 'Lisboa'; campaniflora blue form
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 4-6cm
Tepals 4(-6); 2.5-3cm long, 0.8-1cm wide, recurved towards the tips.

Database entry: 500

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Magnus Johnson