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Directory of Wildflowers

False Rue Anemone
Isopyrum biternatum (Enemion biternatum)

Group of False Rue Anemone
Group of False Rue Anemone

Quick Profile

Exposure
Partial Sun/Shade
 
Mature Height
4 - 9 Inches
 
USDA Hardiness Zones
3 - 7 
 
Native To:
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Michigan
Missouri
Ohio
Wisconsin
 
Soil Conditions
Moist, Well-Drained
 
Bloom Color
White
 
Bloom Season
April - May
 

Features

White flowers and lobed leaves.

Culture

Partial shade; moist, well drained sites.

Notes

Found in open woods and thickets. Will go dormant in summer (leaves will die to the ground).