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Photo © 2001 Thorncroft Clematis
Seedhead - Photo © 2001 Ian Lang
Large rosy-mauve flowers with gold stamens. Tepals have deep veins of mauve-pink. Raised by Walter Pennell (1952 according to Magnus Johnson in Slaktet Klematis - RG) and named in 1967 after the wife of Pennell's Doncaster shop manager. A seedling of 'Mrs. Spencer Castle'.
Text © 1999 Robin Savill/2000 Richard Green
Early large-flowered group Approximate height:
2.5 - 3.0 metres Flowering period(s):
Jun Jul Aug Sep Aspect:
Any aspect Pruning:
Light prune (Group 2) Raised by:
Walter Pennell Country of origin:
United Kingdom Date raised:
r1952 n1967 Parentage:
Seedling of 'Mrs. Spencer Castle'
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