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Clematis aristata

Small white or creamy bell-shaped flowers with yellow anthers. Not frost hardy. The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Clematis (Toomey and Leeds) notes that this is an extremely variable species. Evergreen.

Approximate height: infodot4.0 - 5.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotApr May
USDA zones: infodot8 9
Pruning:No pruning (Group 1)
Country of origin:Australia (NSW and Tasmania)
Parentage: infodotSpecies
Other name(s):'Goat's-beard'
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 4-6cm
Tepals: 4-7, 18-30mm long, 2-7mm wide, recurved

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Database entry: 1075