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Clematis montana var rubens 'Tetrarose'

Medium sized, spicily scented, deep pink flowers, often somewhat paler in the middle. Yellow anthers on white filaments. The variety has received the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit.

Group:Montana group
Approximate height: infodot5.0 - 7.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotMay Jun
Aspect:Sun or semi-shade
Pruning:No pruning (Group 1)
Raised by:Boskoop Research Station
Country of origin:Holland
Date raised: infodot1960 i1961/2
Parentage: infodot montana var rubens  treated with colchicine
Other name(s):montana 'Tetrarose'
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 5-8.5 (-10) cm
Tepals: 4; 2.5-4cm long, 2.3-3.5cm wide, blunt, truncate or notched

Database entry: 320