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Clematis cirrhosa 'Wisley Cream'

Small, nodding, cream bell-shaped flowers - often tinged green - with cream stamens. Evergreen. Robin Savill records that the form was raised at the RHS garden at Wisley by the late Ken Aslet, from seed collected in southern Europe and introduced by Raymond Evison in the 1970s; the International Clematis Register and Checklist says that it was selected and named by Raymond Evison from seed collected by Ken Aslet.

  
Group:Cirrhosa group
Fragrant:Yes
Approximate height: infodot4.0 - 5.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotNov Dec Jan Feb Mar
Aspect:Sunny
USDA zones: infodot7 8 9
Pruning:No pruning (Group 1)
Raised by:Ken Aslet
Country of origin:United Kingdom
Other name(s):'Wisley'; 'Wisley Variety'; cirrhosa 'Wisley'
  
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 6-8cm
Tepals: 4; 3-5cm long

Database entry: 128

People:  Click the name(s) for information about:

Raymond J Evison