Anemone japonica (hupehensis) description
Large creamy pink flowers on upright stems at the end of summer and on into the autumn.
Sometimes the flowers can be white.
A pollinator friendly plant including bees.
This is a butterfly friendly plant.
Can tolerate a coastal aspect with a certain amount of salt laden air.
How easy is it to grow:
This is a brilliant plant for putting in a shady spot, in the middle or back of a border, wildlife garden or rough area and is easy.
Common name: Chinese Anemone or Japanese Anemone.
The best position in the garden:
Sun or semi shade.
Is it useful as a ground cover plant?
Yes, especially effective for filling spaces where there is some shade.
What type of soil:
Any reasonable soil, also tolerates acidic soil and chalky soil.
How much moisture:
Hardiness and, or, lifespan:
Care and maintenance:
When newly planted always keep it watered until the roots have grown down and it is able to find its own moisture.
Size of plant:
Height 75 cm.
Spread 40 cm.
Planting density – to calculate how many plants are required in a planting scheme:
Allow 5 plants per square metre.
Perennial plants for sale, also alpines, herbs, wildflowers and other plants.