Rue Anemone (Thalictrum thalictroides)

Botanical names:
Thalictrum thalictroides Accepted
Anemonella thalictroides Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 4-9 inches
Leaves: Other: May go dormant if soil dries out.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Will Naturalize
Suitable for miniature gardens
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Other Beneficial Insects
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Tolerates dry shade
Drought tolerant
Toxicity: Leaves are poisonous
Roots are poisonous
Propagation: Seeds: Stratify seeds: Warm moist period, then a cold moist period, then cool temperatures for germination.
Suitable for wintersowing
Other info: Seed will die if it dries out. Sow immediately or refrigerate.
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Root
Division
Pollinators: Hoverflies
Bees

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Location: Van Buren, MODate: 2019-04-05
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Location: Van Buren, MODate: 2019-03-30Wildflower - came with my yard :)
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Location: Van Buren, MODate: 2019-04-05Growing in soil clinging to a fallen tree.
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Location: Van Buren, MODate: 2019-03-30Natural variation in color and petal shape.
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Location: my garden, Gent, BelgiumDate: 5th May 2006Graceful and delicate!
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Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, GaDate: 2018-03-10Rue Anemone 001
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Location: Pleasant Grove, UtahDate: 2011-04-28
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Location: Jenkins Arboretum in Berwyn, PennsylvaniaDate: 2019-04-21flowers and leaves
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Date: 2015-04-07
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Location: Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania USADate: 2018-04-23
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Location: Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2019-04-21
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Location: Natural Area in Northeastern IndianaDate: 2012-03-18
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Location: Natural Area in Northeastern IndianaDate: 2012-03-18
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Location: My garden in Northern KYDate: 2012-03-27
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Date: 2015-04-08
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Location: Jenkins Arboretum in Berwyn, PennsylvaniaDate: 2019-04-21plant in bloom
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Photo Courtesy of Lazy S'S Farm Nursery.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Thalictrum thalictroides by valleylynn Apr 7, 2015 7:21 PM 2
False rue-anemone? by Cyclaminist Apr 22, 2017 3:07 AM 0
Rue Anemone? by Danita Apr 25, 2019 11:12 AM 3
WTD: native spring ephemerals and... by UrbanWild Aug 20, 2019 11:48 PM 3
ID these wildflowers by greenhouse_7 Apr 13, 2019 8:41 PM 1
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Starting Spring ephemerals in Kentucky by UrbanWild Jan 17, 2019 5:11 PM 2
Thalictrum thalictroides Pink Pearl by csandt Apr 24, 2018 3:17 PM 3
Spring 2018 by HollyAnnS May 20, 2018 6:49 PM 78
Novice question about wetness by chelle Nov 11, 2015 9:31 AM 11
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What's blooming already? by wildflowers Jun 16, 2012 5:07 PM 102

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