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Clematis 'Barbara Harrington'

Medium to large red-purple flowers, white filaments and yellow anthers. Named after the raiser's late sister. This cultivar appeared in UK Garden centres in the summer of 2003. Interestingly, it is being marketed as suited to 'heavy clay' soils.

Group:Late large-flowered group
Flowering period(s): infodotJun Jul Aug Sep
Pruning:Hard prune (Group 3)
Raised by:D Harrington
Country of origin:United Kingdom
Date raised: infodots1996 ni2003
Parentage: infodotSport of 'Comtesse de Bouchaud'
Other name(s):None known
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 10-12cm
Tepals: 6; 6-6.5cm long, 3.5-4cm wide, broadly elliptic, overlapping, pointed, tip recurved, margin wavy

Database entry: 2946