Common Name: Windflower
The Greek translation of the word Anemone refers to how plants in this Genus seem to like growing in windy, exposed places; hence the common name.
Growth Rate: Average
|Hardiness: Hardy||Height: 0.20 m (20 cm)|
|Sun/Shade: Full sun or Partial shade||Spread: 0.20 m (20 cm)|
|Foliage Type: Deciduous||Flower Colour: Blue, Purple|
|Foliage Colour: Green||Flowering Period: April & May|
Soil Type: Normal/Loam
Soil Moisture: Dry, well drained or Moist, but well drained
This tuberous perennial produces daisy like, deep purplish-blue flowers in spring. Too much shade can cause the flowers to close. Divide congested clumps in early autumn.
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