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Anemone x hybrida 'Whirlwind' (Japanese anemone 'Whirlwind')

Skill rating
Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
1.5m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
1m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
2-5 years
To maturity
Toxic - Eating can cause stomach upset and contact with skin can cause mild irritation.
Toxic - Eating can cause stomach upset and contact with skin can cause mild irritation.
Low
Toxicity

Plant details

Botanical name: Anemone x hybrida 'Whirlwind'

Other names: Japanese anemone 'Whirlwind'

Genus: Anemone Anemone

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)

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests: Caterpillars , Slugs Caterpillars , Slugs

Specific diseases: Powdery mildew Powdery mildew

General care

Pruning: Cut back in late autumn. REGISTER to read more...


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Where to grow

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.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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Botanical name: Anemone x hybrida 'Whirlwind'

Other names: Japanese anemone 'Whirlwind'

Genus: Anemone Anemone

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)

Watch out for

Specific pests: Caterpillars , Slugs

Specific diseases: Powdery mildew

General care

Pruning: Cut back in late autumn. REGISTER to read more...


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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.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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