purple or violet
April - June
poor, well drained
acid - neutral - alkaline
Europe and SW-Asia
Pulsatilla is a genus in the buttercup family, Ranunculaceae, native to meadows and prairies in N-America, Europe and Asia. They are toxic, like many other plants in the buttercup family
Sown in September - January.
Seed just covered and stored outside until germination.
Hardy rock garden plant. Prefers a sunny position and well drained soil.