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Clematis 'Rīga'

Bell-shaped, nodding, white scented flowers with pale greenish-yellow staminodes. Raised from seed obtained from the University Botanic Gardens in Riga, Latvia in Gothenburg Botanic Gardens and selected there by Magnus Johnson.

Group:Atragene group
Approximate height: infodot1.5 - 4.0 metres
Flowering period(s): infodotApr May
Aspect:Any aspect
Pruning:No pruning (Group 1)
Raised by:Magnus Johnson
Country of origin:USSR/Latvia
Date raised: infodot1994
Parentage: infodotsibirica x unknown
Other name(s):alpina subsp sibirica 'Riga'; sibirica 'Riga'; alpina sibirica 'Riga'
Further detail:  infodot
Flower diameter: 5-7cm
Tepals: 4; 4-6cm long, 1.5-2cm wide, oblong-elliptic, pointed
Leaves: 2-ternate

Database entry: 57

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Magnus Johnson