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'Klaus Körber'

Small, nodding, urn-shaped, pale violet flowers with pale violet-blue veining and darker violet along the mid-ribs. Filaments pale yellow.

Named for the German horticulturist and lecturer, President of the International Clematis Society 2000-2004. Named in his honour in 2018 by his students from the Klasse der Gärtnermeister, Fachrichtung Baumschule an der LWG Veitshöchheim 2017-2018.

Group: Integrifolia group
Approximate height: 1.0 - 1.5 metres
Flowering period(s): Jun Jul Aug
Pruning: Hard prune (Group 3)
Raised by: M Herian
Country of origin: Germany
Date raised: r2012 i2019
Parentage: ‘Swedish Bells’, open-pollinated
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 5cm
Tepals: 4(-5); 5-7cm long × 3 cm wide, somewhat obovate, thick and fleshy; margins fused in basal half but undulate, twisted and slightly frilled in distal half; tip broad, blunt and sometimes slightly recurved.