Clematis orientalis L. `Orange Peel`
Clematis orientalis Orange Peel (57559 Bytes)
Climber up to 4 m high with downy shoots. Leaves pinnate with up to three pairs of widely spaced, glaucous grey leaflets, toothed or lobed. Lantern shaped, pale yellow flowers in June, 3 cm wide with recurved petal tips, followed by feathery seed heads.

Home: South-Eastern Europe to West China

Other views: Flower

Cultivated: Germany

Author: Rainer Oberle

Ethnobotanical aspects of Clematis orientalis `Orange Peel` by Plants for a future database

Back to the plant list