Clematis Elsa Spath
* Dormant plants in 100mm pots.
A classic older clematis that has been featured in gardens for over one hundred years. The deep, violet-blue flowers mature to a mid-blue with a slightly paler central bar. The six to eight broad, overlapping tepals have slightly undulating margins papering to pointed tips. The stamens have white filaments and wine-red anthers.
- Pruning Group: 2
- Flowering Group: Early large flowered
- Flower Size: 15cm to 17cm
- Height: 2.0m to 2.6m
- History: Raised by L. Spath of Germany in 1891.