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'Blue Dancer'

Alpina type. Long, slender, nodding, flowers with pale blue tepals and white staminodes. The information below (from the International Clematis Register and Checklist 2002 ) gives J Boland as the possible raiser and Valley Clematis as the nursery to introduce it in 1995. Robin Savill says that it was raised by Raymond Evison and introduced around 1985.

Group: Atragene group
Approximate height: 2.0 - 3.0 metres
Flowering period(s): Apr May (Jun)
Aspect: Any aspect
USDA zones: 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Pruning: No pruning (Group 1)
Raised by: J Boland?
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Date raised: i1995
Parentage: Unknown
Other name(s): alpina 'Blue Dancer'

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 5-8cm
Tepals: 4, 5-7.5cm long, narrow, slightly twisted, pointed, margin recurved

People:  Click the name(s) for information about:

Raymond J Evison