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Anemone blanda

Common Name(s):

Phonetic Spelling
ah-NEM-oh-nee BLAN-dah
This plant has high severity poison characteristics.
See below
Description

Anemone blanda flowers in spring (April-May) and lasts about 4 weeks. This plant reproduces by seeds and tubers and require a warm (50-65 degrees F) to cool (28-32 degrees F) to warm (50-65 degrees F) annual thermoperiodic cycle. Make sure to keep it moist during fall and spring.

 

Organ: Tuber (also a perennial bulb and spring bulb)

Depth: 5 in. to base of the tuber

Space: 1-2 in. apart, 25-60 per sq. ft.

Light: Full sunlight to PM only sunlight

Found in: Landscape in flower gardens, as herbaceous perennial; used in beds

Hardiness: Hardy I- injured below 23 degrees F (-5 degrees C) when planted

Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#purple#red#white#sun#bulb#showy flowers#poisonous#full sun#drought tolerant#spring#perennial#white flowers#spring bulb#perennial bulb#purple flowers#yellow-green#red flowers#green flowers#yellow flowers#seeanemone#tuberous#spring flowers#bedding plant#flower garden#rock garden#woodland#borders
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#purple#red#white#sun#bulb#showy flowers#poisonous#full sun#drought tolerant#spring#perennial#white flowers#spring bulb#perennial bulb#purple flowers#yellow-green#red flowers#green flowers#yellow flowers#seeanemone#tuberous#spring flowers#bedding plant#flower garden#rock garden#woodland#borders
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Anemone
    Species:
    blanda
    Family:
    Ranunculaceae
    Recommended Propagation Strategy:
    Seed
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    Asia Minor
    Particularly Resistant To (Insects/Diseases/Other Problems):
    drought
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Bulb
    Herbaceous Perennial
    Poisonous
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Available Space To Plant:
    Less than 12 inches
  • Fruit:
    Fruit Description:
    This plant has small fruits often with plumose tails.
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Green
    Purple/Lavender
    Red/Burgundy
    White
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Spring
    Flower Description:
    Flowers bloom in spring (April-May). They are white, yellow-green, red, or purple, and cup-shaped with 5-many petal-like parts and many stamens.
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Leaf Arrangement:
    Alternate
    Whorled
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Description:
    Leaves are alternate or whorled and finely divided.
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Woodland
    Landscape Theme:
    Rock Garden
    Design Feature:
    Border
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Drought
    Problems:
    Contact Dermatitis
    Poisonous
  • Poison:
    Poison Severity:
    High
    Poison Symptoms:
    TOXIC ONLY IF LARGE QUANTITIES EATEN. CAUSES SEVERE PAIN IN THE MOUTH IF EATEN! Poisonous through ingestion and dermatitis. (Poisonous parts: All parts when fresh). Symptoms may include: Inflammation and blistering upon contact with fresh sap; irritation of mouth, vomiting and diarrhea following ingestion
    Poison Toxic Principle:
    Protoanemonin
    Causes Contact Dermatitis:
    Yes
    Poison Part:
    Bark
    Flowers
    Fruits
    Leaves
    Roots
    Seeds
    Stems