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Clematis 'Crimson King'

Large crimson red flowers, sometimes dark red with paler bar, occasionally early flowers are semi-double. Greenish-white filaments and contrasting purple or red anthers.

Group:Late large-flowered group
Approximate height: infodot2.0 - 4.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotJun Jul Aug Sep
Aspect:Any aspect
Pruning:Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by:A G Jackman
Country of origin:United Kingdom
Date raised: infodotr1915
Parentage: infodotUnknown
Other name(s):'Red Cooler'; CRIMSON STAR in the USA; RED COOLER in Japan
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 12-18cm
Tepals: 5-7(-8); 6-8cm long, 2-2.5cm wide, broadly elliptic, overlapping, pointed

Database entry: 134

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The Jackmans