‘Étoile Violette’ is a large, vigorous deciduous climber with mid green leaves. Profuse single flowers up to 10cm in width, with velvety textured deep purple sepals and cream stamens are produced mid to late summer and flower well into autumn.
This Clematis is in pruning group three, which flower in late summer on growth made in that season and should be pruned in late winter or early spring, when buds show signs of growth.
Thrives in full sun and partial shade but will cope in any aspect.
Tolerates any soil condition as long as it’s moist and well drained.
Final height: 2.5-4m tall, 1-1.5m wide.
RHS Award of Garden Merit.