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Anemone scabiosa

Family: Ranunculaceae

Common name: WINDFLOWER

Synonym: Anemone hupehensis var. japonica

Native to: Central China

Sentiments: forsaken, refusal and abandonment


Type: perennial

Forms: erect, rosette

Max height: 2 feet

Max width: 1 foot


pink, secondary color present, violet, white/off white




Exposure: light shade, sun

Propagates by: division, seed

flowers in fall

flowers in summer

Soil acidity: slightly acidic

Soil type: loam

USDA Zones: zone 8 to +10 f, zone 9 to +20 f, zone 10 to +30 f

Temp. range: +10 to +40 °F

Water: regular