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Clematis 'Ruby'

Small, nodding, bell-shaped ruby-red flowers with greenish-white staminodes.

Group:Atragene group
Approximate height: infodot2.0 - 4.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotApr May
Aspect:Any aspect
Pruning:No pruning (Group 1)
Raised by:Ernest Markham
Country of origin:United Kingdom
Date raised: infodotr1937 i1952
Parentage: infodotalpina x unknown
Other name(s):alpina 'Ruby'; macropetala 'Ruby'; RUBY ALPINE CLEMATIS. Wrongly: alpina var alpina 'Ruby'
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 3-5 (-8)cm
Tepals: 4; 4-5cm long, 1.5-1.8cm wide, pointed, tips spreading
Leaves: 2-ternate

Database entry: 56