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Scientific Name: Anemone coronaria
Pronunciation: an-eh-MOE-nee KO-row-nar-ee-ah
Common Name: anemone
Family Name: Ranunculaceae
Plant Type: Flowering cut plant
Key ID Features: Leaves lobed, and arranged in a basal rosette of 3 leaflets; flowers 3-8 cm wide, most with 5-8 petal-like sepals, and dark stamens.
Course(s): HORT 1193/1293

Habit: Spreading, Upright
Form: Round
Texture: Medium - fine
Mature Size:
Height:0.2 - 0.4m
Spread:0.1 - 0.3m
Growth Rate:Fast
Origin: Europe
Hardiness Rating: Zone 8b: (-9.4 to -7 C)
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil/ Growing Medium: Acidic, Alkaline
Landscape Uses: Cut flower or foliage, Perennial border
Additional Info: Google. The De Caen Mix has large poppy-like flowers with black stamens.
Leaf Morphology: Glossary
Form: Compound, Dissected
Arrangement: Basal
Texture/ Venation: Soft flexible
Surfaces: Glabrous
Compound Leaf: Digitate (palmate), Trifoliate (ternate)
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Ovate
Apices: Acute
Margins: Pinnately lobed, Serrate

Inflorescence Type: Flowers solitary
Flower Morphology:Flowers perfect
Number of Petals:0
Corolla Shape:Rotate/stellate
Ovary Position:Superior
Colour (petals): White, Blue, Red, Purple, Pink
Flower Time at Peak: Apr, May, Jun
Additional Info: Indeterminate bloom time; 5-8 tepals

Fruit Type: Achene, Aggregate fruit
Fruit Colour: Brown
Fruiting Time: Jul
Additional Info: Not showy

Bark or Stem Colour:
Organ Modifications: Rhizomes, Tubers

Propagation: Seed
Pest Susceptibility: Thrips, ( Rabbit resistant )
(BCE) Boulevard (Circular) Eastend : labyrinth - De Caen group
(GNH) GreeNHouse
(WLG) WoodLand Garden
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