6" dark magenta red flowers with a dark red sepal and near-black anthers. Said to be one of the very best pure red clematis.
‘Ruutel’ has six inch dark magenta red flowers with a dark red sepal and near black anthers. Said to be one of the very best pure red clematis and flowers from June through September. Originating in Estonia the Kivistik clematis have a compact growth habit, copious blooms on the current season's growth, an unusually long bloom period, rich colours, great disease resistance, and hardiness to zone 3. Their compact size and long bloom time make them excellent in containers or in the garden.
Common Name: Clematis
Family: Ranunculaceae (The Buttercup Family)
Zone Hardiness: 3-9
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Red
Secondary Bloom Colour: Magenta
Bloom Time: Spring - Fall
Soil Moisture: Average
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Miscellaneous - Garden Origin
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