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Clematis 'Kanda-gawa'

Medium sized, deep pink flowers (from dense veining over pale ground) with a slightly bronze bar. Filaments and anthers pale yellow; connectives pale green.

The name means "Kanda River" in Japanese, and is named both after the river which crosses west to east through Tokyo and a popular folk song.

Group:Viticella group
Flowering period(s): infodotMay
Raised by:T Hirota
Date raised: infodotr2014 n2017
Parentage: infodot 'Kaguya'  (s) x unknown
Other name(s):None known
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 10cm
Tepals: 6; elliptic to obovate, overlapping halfway but slightly gappy at base, with slightly wavy margins, and rounded at tip but with a pronounced apiculus

Database entry: 4138