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Clematis 'Special Occasion'

Large, pale pink flowers with a slightly darker bar along the centre of the ribbed tepals. Deep reddish-brown anthers on white filaments. Some claim that the form is faintly scented.

Group:Early large-flowered group
Approximate height: infodot2.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotJun Jul Aug
Aspect:Any aspect
Pruning:Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by:Ken Pyne
Country of origin:United Kingdom
Date raised: infodotf1989 ic1995
Parentage: infodot 'Mrs Cholmondeley' (s) x unknown
Other name(s):'Special Occasions'
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 10-18cm
Tepals: 6, elliptic with slight ribbing, overlapping, apiculate

Database entry: 423