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Anemone coronaria 'De Caen Group' (Poppy anemone)

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.45m
Max height
0.15m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity
Low
Toxicity

Plant details

Botanical name

Anemone coronaria 'De Caen Group'

Other names

Poppy anemone, Florist anemone

Genus

Anemone Anemone

Variety or Cultivar

'De Caen Group' _ 'De Caen Group' is a low-growing, tuberous perennial. It flowers in early summer, with a simple flower of either blue, white or red rising above green leaves.


Anemone coronaria 'De Caen Group' is: Deciduous

Habit

Compact, Erect, Spreading

Toxicity

Eating may cause mild stomach upset, and skin contact may cause irritation.

Flower

Blue, White, Red in Summer

Foliage

Green in Spring; Green in Summer

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Leaf and bud eelworms , Slugs Leaf and bud eelworms , Slugs

Powdery mildew Powdery mildew

General care

Propagation methods

Seed, Division


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Where to grow

Anemone coronaria 'De Caen Group' (Poppy anemone) will reach a height of 0.45m and a spread of 0.15m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Containers, Cottage/Informal, Mediterranean, Rock

Cultivation

Plant in light, sandy soil in full sun. Protect from frost and keep dry during dormant period.

Soil type

Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South, East

Exposure

Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

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Botanical name

Anemone coronaria 'De Caen Group'

Other names

Poppy anemone, Florist anemone

Genus

Anemone Anemone

Variety or Cultivar

'De Caen Group' _ 'De Caen Group' is a low-growing, tuberous perennial. It flowers in early summer, with a simple flower of either blue, white or red rising above green leaves.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Compact, Erect, Spreading

Toxicity

Eating may cause mild stomach upset, and skin contact may cause irritation.


Colour

Flower

Blue, White, Red in Summer

Foliage

Green in Spring; Green in Summer


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Leaf and bud eelworms , Slugs

Specific diseases

Powdery mildew

General care

Propagation methods

Seed, Division


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Anemone coronaria 'De Caen Group' (Poppy anemone) will reach a height of 0.45m and a spread of 0.15m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Containers, Cottage/Informal, Mediterranean, Rock

Cultivation

Plant in light, sandy soil in full sun. Protect from frost and keep dry during dormant period.

Soil type

Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South, East

Exposure

Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5

Defra's Risk register #1

Plant name

Anemone coronaria 'De Caen Group' (Poppy anemone)

Common pest name

Scientific pest name

Tomato yellow ring virus

Type

Virus or Viroid

Current status in UK

Absent

Likelihood to spread to UK (1 is very low - 5 is very high)

4

Impact (1 is very low - 5 is very high)

3

General biosecurity comments

Virus with a broad host range; but found most commonly on tomato. Detected in Europe for the first time in 2013/14; on tomato plants in Poland.

About this section

Our plants are under greater threat than ever before. There is increasing movement of plants and other material traded from an increasing variety of sources. This increases the chances of exotic pests arriving with imported goods and travellers, as well as by natural means. Shoot is working with Defra to help members to do their part in preventing the introduction and spread of invasive risks.

Traveling or importing plants? Please read "Don't risk it" advice here

Suspected outbreak? Click here for contact details to report to the relevant authority.

Date updated: 7th March 2019 For more information visit: https://planthealthportal.defra.gov.uk/

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