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Clematis 'Imperial'

Large flowers, the first flowers of the season are often semi-double. There is some argument about the colour with various authorities describing it as light purple, pale purplish pink and creamy pink. Some suggest that it has a darker bar. White filaments with anthers at first pink-purple, later yellowish.

Group:Early large-flowered group
Approximate height: infodot2.5 - 3.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotMay Jun Sep
Aspect:Any aspect
Pruning:Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by:Magnus Johnson
Country of origin:Sweden
Date raised: infodot1955
Parentage: infodot'Lasurstern' x unknown
Other name(s):None known
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 10-20cm
Tepals: (6-)8, elliptic to broadly lanceolate, pointed, wavy margin
Leaves: normally ternate

Database entry: 218

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Magnus Johnson