Poppy Anemone (Anemone coronaria)

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Anemone coronaria Accepted
Anemone coronaria var. alba Synonym
Anemone coronaria var. cyanea Synonym
Anemone coronaria var. rosea Synonym
Anemone nobilis Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Plant Height: 10 to 12 inches (25-30cm)
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Awards and Recognitions: Other: National Flower of Israel

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March Plants for Honey BeesMarch Plants for Honey Bees
March 13, 2012

It's March, the month spring officially arrives according to the calendar. Mother Nature might have different plans, but plants are bursting forth with renewed growth and the cool weather plants are blooming, bringing joy to everyone. Honey bees have built up their numbers and are busy taking advantage of the bountiful supply of food.

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Posted by Mindy03 (Delta KY) on Feb 8, 2012 3:40 PM

Honey bees get pollen from this plant.

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Posted by robertduval14 (Mason, New Hampshire - Zone 5b) on Sep 17, 2016 11:10 PM

The Israeli national flower since 2013, when it replaced Cyclamen persicum.

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