Clematis on the Web

About the site | Photographs | Using the site | Pruning | Other websites | Main site

Home page | Clematis people

Clematis A-Z | Clematis search | New & updated entries


Very large white flowers with a reddish-pink stripe, the colour being more concentrated towards the base of the tepals. Prominent stamens consisting of white filaments and deep maroon anthers. Raised by Magnus Johnson, Sweden in 1952, a seedling of 'Nelly Moser'. An outstanding variety with huge flowers, often measuring 22cm (9") across.

Group: Early large-flowered group
Approximate height: 2.5 - 3.0 metres
Flowering period(s): Jun Jul Aug Sep
Aspect: Any aspect
Pruning: Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by: Magnus Johnson
Country of origin: Sweden
Date raised: 1952
Parentage: Seedling of 'Nelly Moser'
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 18-22(25)cm Tepals: 8, ovate, 9-11cm long, 4cm wide Leaves: ternate

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

Magnus Johnson