PlantsPulsatilla→Pasque Flower (Pulsatilla vulgaris 'Rubra')

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 8 to 12 inches
Plant Spread: 8 to 12 inches
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Showy
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Other: Deep wine-red
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Days to germinate: 3 to 4 weeks
Depth to plant seed: Surface sow
Pollinators: Bees
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

- The petals are enhanced by the complimentary form of the Lupine

The ATP Top 50 Xeriscapic PlantsThe ATP Top 50 Xeriscapic Plants
By dave on July 19, 2014

Does xeriscapic mean boring and dry looking? Absolutely not! You'll never believe what beautiful blooms are available for the non-irrigated landscape. Come in and see.

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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2018-05-04- The petals are enhanced by the complimentary form of the Lupine
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C. Date: 2017-05-04 11:04 am. Bees have disturbed the Pollen bundles?
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Location: Pleasant Grove, UtahDate: 2012-04-20In the Wallace Garden
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 Courtesy Outsidepride
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar BCDate: 2016-04-09 1:07 pm.
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Location: Pleasant Grove, UtahDate: 2012-04-20In the Wallace Garden
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Location: Pleasant Grove, UtahDate: 2012-04-20In the Wallace Garden
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C. Date: 2017-05-14  5:18 pm. The Pulsatilla vulgaris seedhead and the center of the
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C. Date: 2016-04-21 9:19 am. Reddest colour when first opening.
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Photo Courtesy of Gardens Plus. Used with Permission
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Photo courtesy of Joy Creek Nursery
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