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Clematis 'Henryi'

Large or very large, white flowers with contrasting brown or purple anthers. The variety has received the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit. In 1912, William Robinson in his book 'The Virgin's Bower' lists this cultivar as "trusted to give lovely effects if culture and position be all [it] deserves."

Group:Early large-flowered group
Approximate height: infodot3.0 - 4.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotJun Jul Aug Sep
Aspect:Any aspect
Pruning:Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by:Isaac Anderson-Henry
Country of origin:United Kingdom
Date raised: infodot1870
Parentage: infodotlanuginosa x 'Fortunei'
Other name(s):'Bangholm Belle'; Anderson-Henryi'; 'Lawsoniana Henryi'; x lawsoniana var Henryi; HENRY CLEMATIS. Mis-spelling: 'Henryii'
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 15-20cm
Tepals: 6-8; elliptic

Database entry: 206