Wood anemone (Anemone quinquefolia)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Mesic
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Summer
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Self
Flies
Bees

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Comments:
Posted by Mindy03 (Delta KY) on Sep 29, 2011 5:56 PM

Honey bees get pollen from this plant

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