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Common Perennials

Snowdrop Anemone
Anemone sylvestris

Quick Profile

Exposure
Partial Sun/Shade
 
Mature Height
12 - 18 Inches
 
USDA Hardiness Zones
4 - 8 
 
Soil Conditions
Moist, Well-Drained
 
Foliage Color
Green
 
Bloom Color
White
 
Bloom Season
May - June
 
Size
Medium
 

Features

White nodding, fragrant flowers held above light green , 3-5 parted leaves. Good for mixing with spring bulbs.

Culture

Prefers a light well-drained soil in a partial shade location.

Notes

Tends to spread freely in very loose soil. May re-bloom in the fall. Has ornamental seed heads.