Pasqueflower (Pulsatilla patens subsp. patens)

Botanical names:
Pulsatilla patens subsp. patens Accepted
Pulsatilla patens subsp. uralensis Synonym
Anemone patens Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 2 -45.6 °C (-50 °F) to -42.8 °C (-45°F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 6b
Plant Height: 6 - 12 feet
Plant Spread: 3 - 6 inches
Fruit: Showy
Flowers: Showy
Other: Emerging buds and stems are thickly covered in silvery hairs.
Flower Color: Lavender
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Spring
Foliage Mound Height: To 6 inches; leaves emerge after start of bloom
Suitable Locations: Alpine Gardening
Uses: Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Other info: Seeds germinate at room temperature without pretreatment.
Pollinators: Bees
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots


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