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Scientific Name: Anemone pulsatilla
Pronunciation: an-eh-MOE-nee pul-suh-TILL-uh
Common Name: pilsatilla, pasque flower
Family Name: Ranunculaceae
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial
Key ID Features: Leaves deeply-divided, silky, hairy, fern-like, light green, basal, to 12 cm long; flowers solitary, erect-to-nodding and open-bell-shaped (bloom as the foliage begins to form); fruit achenes in spherical clusters (similar to some clematis species).
Course(s): CLT Training, HORT 2355

Habit: Upright
Form: Mounded
Texture: Medium - fine
Mature Size:
Height:0.2 - 0.4m
Spread:0.1 - 0.3m
Growth Rate:Fast
Origin: Central / west Asia, Europe
Hardiness Rating: Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil/ Growing Medium: Humus rich, Well-drained
Water Use: Moderate
Landscape Uses: Perennial border, Rock garden, Spring interest
Additional Info: Google
pilsatilla, pasque flower
Leaf Morphology: Glossary
Form: Compound, Dissected
Arrangement: Basal
Texture/ Venation: Pinnate venation, Soft flexible
Surfaces: Pubescent
Compound Leaf: Even-pinnate, Leaflets stalked
Colour in Fall: Yellow
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Ovate, Reniform
Apices: Rounded
Bases: Truncate
Margins: Incised

Inflorescence Type: Flowers solitary
Flower Morphology:Flowers perfect
Number of Petals:5
Corolla Shape:Campanulate
Ovary Position:Superior
Colour (petals): Showy, White, Purple, Violet
Flower Time at Peak: Apr, May

Fruit Type: Achene, Aggregate fruit
Fruit Colour: White
Fruiting Time: Jun, Jul
Additional Info: Showy

Bark or Stem Colour: n/a

Propagation: Seed
Plant Care:
Maintenance:Low maintenance plant
Pest Susceptibility: Pest resistant, Disease resistant, Rabbit resistant, Drought resistant
(NCA) Not Currently Available : needed - CLT only
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