Japanese Anemone (Eriocapitella hybrida 'Robustissima')

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Botanical names:
Eriocapitella hybrida Accepted
Anemone hupehensis var. japonica Synonym

Also sold as:
Anemone tomentosa 'Robustissima'

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 3-4 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Salt tolerant

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Comments:
Posted by Mike (Lower Hudson Valley, NY - Zone 6b) on Aug 24, 2014 7:59 PM

Japanese Anemones provide a welcome explosion of blooms during August and September in my New York Garden. They rise above very abundant foliage on elongated stems. The plant likes rich, well-drained soil, but it can also be invasive in those conditions, surrounding and crowding out other plants.

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Posted by Amazindirt (mid-TN - Zone 7a) on May 24, 2017 9:10 PM

This anemone is useful for its late bloom -- in my Tennessee garden, it could bloom into late October (my photo above was taken 10/28) -- but be aware that it can be a real thug. It will try to take over the world!

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