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Clematis 'Serafina'

Very large flowers with a broad, pale (almost white) bar; main blade opening purplish red before maturing to pale violet-pink, then ageing almost lavender. Filaments creamy; connectives purple-violet; anthers purple. 'Serafina' is a Polish female name.

Group:Early large-flowered group
Approximate height: infodot2.5 - 3.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotMay Jun | Aug Sep Oct
Aspect:Any aspect
USDA zones: infodot4 5 6 7 8 9
Pruning:Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by:Stefan Franczak
Country of origin:Poland
Date raised: infodotr2000 i2009
Parentage: infodotUnknown
Other name(s):None known
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 20-22cm
Tepals: 6-8; broadly elliptic, with narrowed base giving slightly gappy appearance, overlapping above, and with tips long-pointed and cuspidate

Database entry: 3794