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Mayflower

Anemonella spp.

Thalictrum thalictroides rue anemone by Dcrjsr (CC BY 3.0)

Partial Shade
Light watering
Frost Hardy

6a-7b

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

50cm

10cm

Min

2 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Mayflower Overview

Genus containing just 1 species of hardy, tuberous, perennial plant. Anemonella thalictroides originates from Northeast America, it is adapted to woodland habitats and grown for its pretty white or pink, cup-shaped flowers.

Common problems with Mayflower

How to propagate Mayflower

Division

Propagate by careful division of mature plants in autumn or from seed in spring.

Seed

Special features of Mayflower

Attractive flowers

Other uses of Mayflower

Grown for the flowers, ideal for rock and woodland gardens.