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Clematis 'Firefly'

Medium to large, deep red-purple flowers with red bar which becomes pink towards the base of the tepal. Prominent stamens, white filaments with red anthers.

Group:Early large-flowered group
Approximate height: infodot2.0 - 3.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotMay Jun Sep
Aspect:Any aspect
Pruning:Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by:Ken Pyne
Country of origin:United Kingdom
Date raised: infodotr1987 f1989 i1995
Parentage: infodot'Ernest Markham' seedling
Other name(s):None known
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 10-15cm
Tepals: 6; elliptic

Database entry: 170