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Clematis 'Luther Burbank'

Large or very large violet-purple flowers with paler central bar and prominent stamens with yellow anthers. Luther Burbank was an American plant breeder who numbered clematis amongst his enthusiasms.

Group:Late large-flowered group
Approximate height: infodot3.0 - 4.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotJul Aug Sep
Aspect:Any aspect
USDA zones: infodot4 5 6 7 8 9
Pruning:Hard prune (Group 3)
Raised by:A N Volosenko-Valenis
Country of origin:USSR/Ukraine
Date raised: infodotr1959 n1966
Parentage: infodot'Jackmanii' x 'Candida' + texensis + montana
Other name(s):None known
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 14-20cm
Tepals: 6, 8.5cm long, 5cm wide, elliptic, overlapping, wavy margin

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Database entry: 504

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A N Volosenko-Valenis