An old variety, introduced ca. 1899 by Francisque Morel in France, and a top performer. Lush, tufty (double-petaled), plum-rose coloured blossoms that resemble little pom-poms. Flowers profusely into autumn, each flower lasting up to 33 days (as seen at a clematis show, Dresden Pillnitz, 2005)! For trellises about 3 - 4 metres high, flower size: 3 – 4 cm and even larger in optimal soil conditions. Flowering time June to September / October. Refer to our viticella general information for guidance on location, pruning, suitable trellising, etc..
A strain or hybrid of Clematis viticella