- Herbaceous perennial
- USDA hardiness zones:
This spring-blooming anemone features cup-shaped, 1.5-2\ diameter, fragrant, 5-sepaled, often nodding, white flowers with yellow anthers in the center. Flowers are borne singly on upright stems growing to 18\" tall above medium green, deeply-lobed foliage. Flowers give way to white, woolly seed heads. Repeat bloom may occur in the cooler weather of early autumn. Snowdrop anemone is a rhizomatous plant that forms spreading patches."
- Part shade
Easily grown in average, medium moisture, well-drained soil in part shade. Tolerates full shade. Prefers moist, sandy-humusy soils. Can be very aggressive in loose soils, but spreads less in clay soils.
Size and growth:
- 1.0 to 1.5 feet
- 0.75 to 1.0 foot
Bloom / flowers:
- White with yellow stamens
Natural, Showy flowers, White, and Fragrant flowers
Central and eastern Europe, Caucasus
Excellent spring flower for the shaded or woodland garden. Good for naturalized areas or wild gardens.
No serious insect or disease problems.