Anemone are herbaceous perennials with fibrous, rhizomatous or tuberous rootstocks, palmately lobed leaves and saucer-shaped, usually 5-petalled flowers
'Elegans' is a tall, erect perennial with ternate foliage and, from late summer to autumn, bowl-shaped, light pink flowers to 7cm across, with broad outer petals, and narrow inner ones
Will grow in any garden soil but avoid excessive winter wet, dislikes being moved around. Can spread rapidly once established.
Propagate by division in early spring or autumn, or propagate by root cuttings.
Cut back in late autumn.
Cottage/Informal Garden, Flower borders and beds, Low Maintenance
- Variety of
- Ranunculus (Ranunculus gramineus)
- 1 - 150 cm
- Soil type
- Full sun
- Partial shade
- Moist but well-drained