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Clematis 'Hime-no-irodori'

Large, purple-red flowers, inside with a bar white at the base becoming purple towards the tip, outside red-purple with a mainly white bar tinged red-purple. White filaments, grey-red anthers.

The name means “colour of a princess” in Japanese.

Group:Early large-flowered group
Pruning:Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by:M Watanabe
Country of origin:Japan
Date raised: infodotb2006
Parentage: infodotHybridization involving ‘Doctor Ruppel’ and ‘H.F. Young’
Other name(s):None known
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 13.5-14.5cm
Tepals: 8; 7cm long × 3.5cm wide, elliptic, overlapping half, tip shortly cuspidate

Database entry: 3518