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'Aphrodite'

Pale blue tepals heavily marked with blue-purple veins. White filaments, blue-purple anthers.

Originally listed in the International Clematis Register and Checklist 2002, second supplement as a trade name for 'Aphrodite Elegafumina', this is now understood to be a 'sibling' of that cultivar.

Group: Integrifolia group
Pruning: Hard prune (Group 3)
Raised by: Masatake Udagawa
Country of origin: Japan
Date raised: r1990
Parentage: florida 'bicolor' x integrifolia 'Hendersonii'
Other name(s): Wrongly: 'Afrodite'

Further detail:

Tepals: 4 (-6); very gappy, wavy margins, tips recurved