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Anemonopsis macrophylla (False anemone)

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.6m
Max height
0.5m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Anemonopsis macrophylla

Other names

False anemone

Genus

Anemonopsis Anemonopsis

Species

A. macrophylla - A. macrophylla is a clump-forming perennial with finely divided foliage. In summer, it bears pale purple, nodding flowers on dainty branching stems.


Anemonopsis macrophylla is: Deciduous

Habit

Arching, Clump-forming

Flower

Pale-purple in Summer

Foliage

Green in Spring; Green in Summer

How to care

Watch out for

General care

Propagation methods

Division, Seed


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Where to grow

Anemonopsis macrophylla (False anemone) will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, City, Cottage/Informal, Low Maintenance, Underplanting, Woodland

Cultivation

Plant in moist but free-draining, humus-rich soil in light shade in a sheltered position. Protect from strong, cold, drying winds.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade

Aspect

North, East, West

Exposure

Sheltered

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

Hardy (H4)

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Botanical name

Anemonopsis macrophylla

Other names

False anemone

Genus

Anemonopsis Anemonopsis

Species

A. macrophylla - A. macrophylla is a clump-forming perennial with finely divided foliage. In summer, it bears pale purple, nodding flowers on dainty branching stems.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Arching, Clump-forming


Colour

Flower

Pale-purple in Summer

Foliage

Green in Spring; Green in Summer

General care

Propagation methods

Division, Seed


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Anemonopsis macrophylla (False anemone) will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, City, Cottage/Informal, Low Maintenance, Underplanting, Woodland

Cultivation

Plant in moist but free-draining, humus-rich soil in light shade in a sheltered position. Protect from strong, cold, drying winds.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade

Aspect

North, East, West

Exposure

Sheltered

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

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5, Zone 4

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