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Clematis phlebantha

Small, flat, white or creamy flowers with yellow stamens. The tepals are delicately veined in pale red (phlebos is the Greek for 'vein'). In the wild the stems grow to some 2.0m, in cultivation they can be very considerably longer.

Approximate height: infodot1.5 - 2.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotMay Jun
USDA zones: infodot8 9
Pruning:No pruning (Group 1)
Country of origin:W Nepal
Parentage: infodotSpecies
Other name(s):None known
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 2.5-4.5cm
Tepals: 5-7, 10-20mm long, 5-10mm wide, broad, non-overlapping

Database entry: 1127