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Clematis tangutica subsp obtusiuscula

Small mid-yellow lantern-shaped flowers in July-October, followed by attractive silvery seed heads. Introduced from China in 1908 by Ernest Wilson. Obtusiuscula has more open flowers than the type with spreading, thicker tepals.

Approximate height: infodot3.0 - 4.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotJul Aug Sep Oct
Aspect:Sun or semi-shade
USDA zones: infodot4 5 6 7 8 9
Pruning:Hard prune (Group 3)
Country of origin:China
Parentage: infodotSpecies
Other name(s):tangutica var obtusiuscula; atragenoides

Database entry: 1130