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Clematis 'Betty Risdon'

Large to very large, creamy-pink flowers edged and barred in pinkish-red. Yellow anthers. Named by the Dennys after a former treasurer of the British Clematis Society.

Group:Early large-flowered group
Approximate height: infodot2.5 - 3.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotMay Jun Sep
Aspect:Sun or semi-shade
USDA zones: infodot4 5 6 7 8 9
Pruning:Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by:Vince & Sylvia Denny
Country of origin:United Kingdom
Date raised: infodotr1983 f1990 ni1993
Parentage: infodot('Moonlight' x patens 'Manshuu ki') x 'Kathleen Wheeler'
Other name(s):None known
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 14-22cm
Tepals: 6(-8); approx 11cm long 6.5cm wide, elliptic
Leaves: ternate
Leaves: ternate

Database entry: 86