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Scientific Name: Anemone x hybrida
Pronunciation: an-eh-MOE-nee ex HIB-rih-duh
Common Name: Japanese windflower , anemone
Family Name: Ranunculaceae
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial
Key ID Features: Basal clump; leaves with long petioles and 3 irregularly ovate leaflets with serrated margins and acute tips; flowers white or pink,slightly cupped, to 8 cm wide, multiple stamens and pistils, most with many tepals, Aug-Oct, scented.
Course(s): HORT 2355

Habit: Dense, Upright
Form: Oval - vertical, Round
Texture: Medium - coarse
Mature Size:
Height:0.4 - 0.7m
Spread:0.3 - 0.6m
Growth Rate:Fast
Origin: Garden origin (Anemone hupehensis var. japonica x Anemone vitifolia )
Hardiness Rating: Zone 5: (-29 to -23 C)
Exposure: Filtered shade, Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil/ Growing Medium: Acidic, Well-drained
Water Use: Low, Moderate
Landscape Uses: Attract butterflies, Bedding plant, Container planting, Cut flower or foliage, Fall interest, Filler, Group or mass planting, Perennial border, Summer interest, Woodland margin
Additional Info: Google. Cultivars shown or on campus may include A. 'Whirlwind', A. 'Andrea Atkinson', and A. 'September Charm'.
Japanese windflower , anemone
Leaf Morphology: Glossary
Form: Compound
Arrangement: Alternate, Basal
Texture/ Venation: Soft flexible
Surfaces: Glabrous
Compound Leaf: Trifoliate (ternate)
Colour in Fall: Green, Green-yellow
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Ovate
Apices: Acute
Margins: Pinnately lobed, Serrate
Additional Info: palmate venation

Inflorescence Type: Floriferous, Flowers solitary
Flower Morphology:Flowers perfect
Number of Petals:11+
Corolla Shape:Rotate/stellate
Ovary Position:Superior
Colour (petals): Showy, White, Pink
Flower Scent: Fragrant, Sweet
Flower Time at Peak: Aug, Sep, Oct

Fruit Type: Aborted (hybrids) or absent, Achene, Aggregate fruit
Fruit Colour: White, Brown, (semi-double flowers)
Fruiting Time: Oct, Nov
Additional Info: Fruit insignificant

Bark or Stem Colour:

Propagation: Division - below ground parts
Plant Care:
Pest Susceptibility: Nematodes, Rust, Slugs or snails, ( Rabbit resistant, Drought resistant )
Specific Pests: Flea beetles
(BUG) BUG garden
(GAZ) GAZebo
(GAZW) GAZebo West
(ONE) Overpass North side East
(WLG) WoodLand Garden
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