syn. Japanese Anemone
white with a pale pink sheen
sun - partial shade
humus rich, well drained, fairly moist
neutral - alkaline
Anemone is a genus in the buttercup family, Ranunculaceae, and bears a resemblance to buttercups. They grow mostly in northern regions and mountainous areas. Many are spring flowering or flower in early summer, but some flower later in the season, such as Anemone huphensis.
Division in spring.
Seed – needs cold stratification, best sown in September - November.
Seed just covered and stored for 2-4 weeks at 20°C (68°F) and then it‘s moved outside until germination. Germination can be slow, seed may germinate a year later, so it‘s important not to throw it away prematurely. Optimum germination temperature is 18°C (64°F).
A tall perennial that does not need support. Flowers white flowers with a pink sheen in August. Flowers reliably every year. Hardy and easy to grow.