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Clematis 'Blue Light'

Medium sized pale violet-blue flowers, double in the spring and double or single in late summer. The outer tepals have the blue veining characteristic of Mrs Cholmondeley. Creamy yellow stamens.

Group:Early large-flowered group
Approximate height: infodot2.0 - 2.5 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotMay Jun Sep Oct
Aspect:Sun or semi-shade
Pruning:Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by:Frans van Haasterd
Country of origin:Holland
Date raised: infodoti1998
Parentage: infodot Sport of   'Mrs Cholmondeley'
Other name(s):'Vanso'; maximowicziana 'Blue Light'; Mis-spelling: 'Blight'; BLUE LIGHT CLEMATIS in USA
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 11-15cm
Tepals: 6 (single)

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Database entry: 695