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Japanese Anemone

Anemone × hybrida 'Elegans'

General description

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

Plant requirements

Will grow in any garden soil but avoid excessive winter wet, dislikes being moved around. Can spread rapidly once established.

Maintenance

Propagate by division in early spring or autumn, or propagate by root cuttings.

Cut back in late autumn.

Practical use

Cottage/Informal Garden, Flower borders and beds, Low Maintenance

Properties

Variety of
Ranunculus (Ranunculus gramineus)
Height
1 - 150 cm
Color
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Soil type
Chalk
Loam
Sand
Sunlight
Full sun
Partial shade
PH
Acid
Alkaline
Neutral
Moisture
Moist but well-drained
Hardiness
Hardy