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Clematis 'Clione'

Small, scented, urn-shaped flowers; outside dark reddish-purple, inside dark reddish-purple at base paler towards the tip. Filaments downy, yellow anthers. 'Clione' is a genus of aquatic mollusc.

Flowering period(s): infodotMay Jun Jul
Raised by:Tsuneo Ishiguro
Country of origin:Japan
Date raised: infodotr1999 n2005
Parentage: infodot x diversifolia 'Hendersonii'  or  'Hendersonii'  x 'Gravetye Beauty'
Other name(s):Unaccepted spelling: 'Kurione'
Further detail:  infodot
Tepals: 4; 5cm long x 3cm wide, elliptic, thick and fleshy, fused in basal half, margins slightly wavy, long-pointed with acuminate tips recurved and slightly twisted

Database entry: 3255