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Clematis 'Thomas Tennant'

Large, double, silver-white flowers - pink at first opening. The last listing given by Magnus Johnson for this cultivar is in 1935, Riekstina has the name on a list of 77 cultivars introduced into Latvia between 1870 and 1910. It now appears to be lost from cultivation - please contact us if you know otherwise.

Group:Early large-flowered group
Flowering period(s): infodotJun Jul
Pruning:Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by:I Anderson-Henry
Country of origin:United Kingdom
Date raised: infodotb 1876
Parentage: infodotlanuginosa x 'Fortunei'
Other name(s):'Thomas Tennet'; 'Thomas Tennent'
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: to 18cm
Tepals: 7-8

Database entry: 1215