An old variety, introduced ca. 1899 by Francisque Morel in France, with lush claret blossoms. Flowers profusely into autumn, each flower lasting up to 33 days (as seen at a clematis display at Dresden Pillnitz, 2005)! For trellises about 3 - 4 metres high, flower size: 3 – 4 cm and even larger in excellent soil. Flowering time June to September /October. Refer to the general information for guidance on location, pruning, suitable cable systems etc.
(A strain or hybrid of Clematis viticella)