General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 10 to 12 inches (25-30cm)
Plant Spread: 3 to 4 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Toxicity: Leaves are poisonous
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Awards and Recognitions: Other: National Flower of Israel

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Common names
  • Poppy Anemone
  • Windflower
  • Grecian Windflower
  • Calanit
Botanical names
  • Accepted: Anemone coronaria
  • Synonym: Anemone coronaria var. cyanea
  • Synonym: Anemone coronaria var. alba
  • Synonym: Anemone coronaria var. rosea
  • Synonym: Anemone nobilis

Comments:
  • Posted by robertduval14 (Milford, New Hampshire - Zone 5b) on Sep 17, 2016 11:10 PM concerning plant:
    The Israeli national flower since 2013, when it replaced Cyclamen persicum.
  • Posted by Mindy03 (Delta KY) on Feb 8, 2012 3:40 PM concerning plant:
    Honey bees get pollen from this plant.
Plant Events from our members
gardengus On April 9, 2014 Obtained plant
ShawnSteve On October 12, 2022 Plant emerged
ShawnSteve On May 8, 2021 Seeds sown
Just for learning how to germinate, Anemone coronaria seeds.
As I'm quite sure I could much more quickly, & easily seen results with other cultivars, all ready for planting out, in Autumn.
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