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Clematis 'Miaoyu'

Medium to large, flat or flattish, semi-double white flowers, outermost tepals occasionally with irregular light yellow-green patches and flushed a very pale pink at the apex. Filaments pale yellow-green, connectives purple-red, anthers purplish-red.

Miaoyu, was one of the twelve beauties of Jinling in "A Dream of Red Mansions".

Group:Early large-flowered group
Approximate height: infodot1.5 - 2.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotApr May
Pruning:Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by:L F Li, S A Wang, Y Li , P Wang
Country of origin:China
Date raised: infodotr2015 n2021
Parentage: infodot 'Diamond Ball'  (s) x unknown
Other name(s):None known
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 10-15 cm
Tepals: 21; elliptic, overlapping, wavy-margined, long-pointed, outside of sepals with downy hairs

Database entry: 4380