|The cultivar, 'Etoile Violette' is a deciduous climber belonging to AHS group 3. Single, nodding, violet blue, saucer-shaped blooms with yellow anthers. Small, 3 inch wide midsummer to late fall flowers are borne on present year's growth. Leaves are pinnate and divided into lance-shaped leaflets, 3/4 to 6 inches long. Beautiful along fences and arbors. The plant base should receive part to full shade.