ANEMONE blanda

Wind Flower



Height: 4-6" (10-15 cm)
Flowering Time: Spring
Flower Colour: Blue, pink, white

Botanical Classification:


Angiospermae (Angiosperms)
Subclass: Dicotyledonae (Dicotyledons)
Superorder: Magnoliidae (Magnolia Superorder)
Order: Ranunculales (Buttercup Order)
Family: Ranunculaceae (Buttercup Family)
Genus: Anemone (Wind Flower)
Species: blanda (charming)
Anemone blanda

Anemone blanda is almost a blue version of our native Wood Anemone. It prefers a shady or woodland site, and flowers in spring, with blue, pink or white daisy-like flowers from spreading clumps of ferny, divided leaves.


Harvesting and Growing from Seed:


(Self sown)

Seed Pod There is no seed pod. The seeds are held in a rounded seedhead.

Seed The seeds are grain-shaped, at first green and later turning brown. There are several seeds
on a seedhead.

Seedling The seedling has lobed leaves.

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