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Clematis 'Aphrodite'

Pale blue tepals heavily marked with blue-purple veins. White filaments, blue-purple anthers.

Originally listed in the International Clematis Register and Checklist 2002, second supplement as a trade name for 'Aphrodite Elegafumina', this is now understood to be a 'sibling' of that cultivar.

Group:Integrifolia group
Pruning:Hard prune (Group 3)
Raised by:Masatake Udagawa
Country of origin:Japan
Date raised: infodotr1990
Parentage: infodot florida var florida 'Sieboldiana' [florida 'Sieboldii']  x  'Hendersonii'
Other name(s):Wrongly: 'Afrodite'
Further detail:  infodot
Tepals: 4 (-6); very gappy, wavy margins, tips recurved

Database entry: 3526