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Clematis spooneri

(formerly C. chrysocoma var. sericea) Small to medium white flowers, sometimes having a pink flush along the centre of the tepals, with prominent gold stamens.

Approximate height: infodot5.0 -7.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotMay Jun
Aspect:Sun or semi-shade
Pruning:No pruning (Group 1)
Country of origin:SW China
Parentage: infodotSpecies
Other name(s):chrysocoma; chrysocoma var sericea; chrysocoma 'Sericea';montana var sericea; montana 'Persian Fragrance'; 'Persian Fragrance'; montana 'Spooneri'; spooneri 'Snowflake'
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 7-9cm
Tepals: 4; 3-4cm long, 1.5-3cm wide

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Database entry: 296