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'Iola Fair'

Large pale lavender flowers with deep red stamens. Plant in a semi-shaded position to enhance the delicate colouring. Raised by Keith Fair of Valley Clematis, Lincoln, UK, and named after his daughter. A cross between 'Niobe' and 'W E Gladstone' introduced in 1995.

Group: Early large-flowered group
Approximate height: 2.0 - 2.5 metres
Flowering period(s): May Jun Sep
Aspect: Semi-shade
Pruning: Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by: Keith Fair
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Date raised: c1995
Parentage: 'Niobe' x 'W E Gladstone'
Other name(s): None known