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Botanical name: Anemone x hybrida 'Whirlwind'
Other names: Japanese anemone 'Whirlwind'
Variety or cultivar: 'Whirlwind' _ 'Whirlwind' is one of the most beautiful plants for late summer and early autumn. This Japanese anemone makes clumps of large, dark, divided, vine-line leaves and pure white flowers with contrasting yellow stamens.
Anemone x hybrida 'Whirlwind' is: Deciduous
Flower: White in Summer; White in Autumn
Foliage: Dark-green in Summer; Dark-green in Autumn
Habit: Clump-forming, Erect
Toxicity: Eating can cause stomach upset and contact with skin can cause mild irritation.
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Specific diseases: Powdery mildew
Pruning: Cut back in late autumn. REGISTER to read more...
Anemone x hybrida 'Whirlwind' (Japanese anemone 'Whirlwind') will reach a height of 1.5m and a spread of 1m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders, Underplanting, Wildflower
Cultivation: Will grow in any garden soil. It dislikes winter wet, and being moved around. Will spread rapidly once established.
|This plant likes...||Garden match|
|Soil types:||Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)|
|Soil drainage:||Moist but well-drained, Well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
|Light:||Partial Shade, Full Sun|
|Aspect:||North, South, East, West|
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