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Photo © 2019 Clematis Herian
Small, nodding, urn-shaped, pale violet flowers with pale violet-blue veining and darker violet along the mid-ribs. Filaments pale yellow.
Named for the German horticulturist and lecturer, President of the International Clematis Society 2000-2004. Named in his honour in 2018 by his students from the Klasse der Gärtnermeister, Fachrichtung Baumschule an der LWG Veitshöchheim 2017-2018.
Integrifolia group Approximate height:
1.0 - 1.5 metres Flowering period(s):
Jun Jul Aug Pruning:
Hard prune (Group 3) Raised by:
M Herian Country of origin:
Germany Date raised:
r2012 i2019 Parentage:
Swedish Bells, open-pollinated
Flower diameter: 5cm
Tepals: 4(-5); 5-7cm long × 3 cm wide, somewhat obovate, thick and fleshy; margins fused in basal half but undulate, twisted and slightly frilled in distal half; tip broad, blunt and sometimes slightly recurved.