Clematis on the Web
This name appears in Vilhelmina Riekstina's 1986 book, but with no explanation at all. We thought that the cultivar may have been lost but we have received details published by the Central Republic Botanic Garden in Kiev.
Medium sized, intense blue flowers with yellowish anthers. Apparently flowering is 'free and prolonged'.
Late large-flowered group Approximate height:
2.5 - 3.0 metres Pruning:
Hard prune (Group 3) Raised by:
M I Orlov Country of origin:
USSR/Russia Date raised:
b1970 i1970 Parentage:
Flower diameter: 10cm
Tepals: 5-6; broad, rhombic, overlapping
Leaves: pinnate with 3 or 5 longish-ovate leaves
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M I Orlov