Bred in 1876 by Charles Noble in England. Reliable over many decades and since 1990 a blue-lilac top-performing cultivar. This strong bloomer is a perfect starter for the novice. Flowers more voluminous than those of Clematis 'Jackmanii,' robust with a compact growth. It is a reliable blue classic clematis in the hybrid-range at FassadenGrün; for trellises up to 3m high. Flowers 14 - 18 cm, long flowering time from June to October, with a flowering break in July. Refer to our general information for guidance on location, pruning, suitable cable systems, etc..
(Hybrid of Clematis 'Jackmanii' and a seedling of Clematis patens)