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Clematis 'Sunrise'

Introduced onto the UK market in 2002, 'Sunrise' is a double or semi-double pink montana type. Filaments and anthers white. It is advertised as being "less vigorous and invasive than other montanas".

Group:Montana group
Approximate height: infodot2.0 - 2.5 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotApr May
Aspect:Sun or semi-shade
Pruning:Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by:RC & LM Mitchell
Country of origin:New Zealand
Date raised: infodotrf1991 i1998
Parentage: infodot Probably 'Starlight' (montana group)  x  montana var rubens 'Tetrarose'
Other name(s):montana 'Sunrise'
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 5cm
Tepals: 4 (-6); 2.2cm long, 1.4cm wide, oval, tip recurves with age

Database entry: 1859