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Clematis 'Suisei'

Large, deep bluish-purple flowers with yellow anthers. The name means "comet""in Japanese, and was named to mark the passing of Halley’s Comet in 1986.

Group:Early large-flowered group
Raised by:K Isogai
Country of origin:Japan
Date raised: infodotc1986 ic1992
Parentage: infodotUnknown
Other name(s):SUISEI-ICHIGŌ; 'Suisei-Ichigoo'; Unaccepted spelling 'Suisee'
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 12-15cm

Database entry: 2777