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Clematis 'Alba' (1879)

Small, white flowers. This viticella type received the RHS Award of merit in 1897, since when it appears to have been lost from cultivation. If you know otherwise, please contact us.

The plate from Revue Horticole shows 'Alba' at the top of the drawing.

  
Group:Viticella group
Approximate height: infodot5.0 - 7.0 metres
Raised by:E A Carrière
Country of origin:France
Date raised: infodoti1879
Parentage: infodotSeedling of 'Venosa'
Other name(s):viticella var alba; viticella 'Alba'
  
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 5-6cm
Tepals: 4 (-6)

Database entry: 1748