Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade
Keep soil moist, but not soggy.
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13750 Poway Road Poway CA 92064
9939 Carmel Mountain Rd. San Diego CA 92129
- Walter Andersen Nursery
12755 Danielson Court Poway CA 92064
620 West Mission Avenue Escondido CA 92025
|Botanical Pronunciation||uh-NEM-oh-nee sil-VES-tris|
|Lore||Linnaeus named this genus for a mythological Greek goddess closely associated with the flowers in Old World folklore.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; grows 12 to 18 in. tall, spreading 12 in. wide or more.|
|Bloom Time||Mid Spring to Early Summer|
|Design Ideas||This unique anemone is a forest floor dweller and therefore belongs beneath tree canopies in gardens. Blend with ferns and other understory species to create interesting shade garden floral effects. Shade tolerance makes it an excellent choice for sideyards and city gardens dominated by tall buildings.|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade|
|Special Feature||Easy Care|
|Watering Needs||Keep soil moist, but not soggy.|
|Companion Plants||Coral Bells (Heuchera); Lungwort (Pulmonaria); Hosta (Hosta); Ligularia (Ligularia); Bleeding Heart (Dicentra)|
Thrives in enriched, moist, loose, well-drained soil; tolerates clay soils. Mulch to keep roots cool and preserve moisture, avoiding the crown. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system. For a tidy appearance, remove old foliage in early spring. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 2-9