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Clematis 'Aksel'

Large, velvety, violet flowers with light purple filaments and dark purple anthers. Fruit-heads persistent. Named after one of Uno Kivistik's elder brothers (1928-1998).

Group:Viticella group
Approximate height: infodot2.5 - 3.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotJul Aug Sep Oct
Pruning:Hard prune (Group 3)
Raised by:U & A Kivistik
Country of origin:Estonia
Date raised: infodotr1989 n1998
Parentage: infodot 'Carmencita'  x unknown (possibly  viticella )
Other name(s):None known
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 12-15cm
Tepals: 6; 7cm long, 4cm wide, thick and fleshy, ovoid, overlapping, long-pointed

Database entry: 3753

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Uno and Aili Kivistik