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Clematis 'Jane Ashdown'

Medium-sized, white flowers. Filaments greenish when young, maturing creamy white; anthers pale yellow. Vanilla- or chocolate-scented.

Name after Lady Ashdown (née Courtenay), wife of the British politician Lord Ashdown of Norton-sub-Hamdon.

Group:Montana group
Approximate height: infodot3.0 - 5.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotMay Jun
Pruning:No pruning (Group 1)
Raised by:Richard Hodson
Country of origin:United Kingdom
Date raised: infodotb2015
Parentage: infodotChance seedling; parentage unknown
Other name(s):None known
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 8-9cm
Tepals: 5; 4cm long × 2.5cm wide, broadly elliptic, overlapping, with slightly wavy margins, rounded at tip but grooved and with distinct, down-turned apiculus giving sepal a retuse appearance

Database entry: 3964