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Snowdrop Anemone

Anemone sylvestris

Also known as

Snowdrop Windflower

Anemone sylvestris sl5 by Stefan.lefnaer (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

7a

USDA zone

-18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

50cm

50cm

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

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A group of Anemone sylvestris in flower
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Snowdrop Anemone Overview

Anemone sylvestris is a herbaceous perennial from the Ranunculaceae family. It produces divided leaves and fragrant, white, cup-shaped flowers with yellow anthers held on upright stems. Commonly known by the names Snowdrop Anemone and Snowdrop Windflower. Flowers appear from late summer to late august.

Common problems with Snowdrop Anemone

Can also be attacked by caterpillars

How to propagate Snowdrop Anemone

Division

Seed

Special features of Snowdrop Anemone

Attractive flowers

Snowdrops

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