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Anemone WILD SWAN™
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Anemone WILD SWAN™
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Anemone WILD SWAN™


Hybrid Anemone

USDA Zone: 5-9

Plant number: 1.040.090


(=‘Macane001’) Anemone are outstanding plants for the late summer and fall garden. The branching stems of poppy-like flowers are superb for cutting. Plants prefer a rich, moist site, spreading to form a large patch. This selection is a female parent plant of A. rupicola, making it a larger and more vigorous plant with continuous prolific flowering from mid-June until mid-November and is much larger than Japanese Anemone Hybrids. It features pure white flowers, each petal sporting a violet-blue band on the reverse. The flowers are held high above the foliage and have a nodding habit. Good for part shade. Use a winter mulch in colder regions, particularly if planting in the fall. Easily divided in early spring. May need to be staked by late summer. Winner of the 2011 Chelsea Plant of the Year Award. USPP#23132: unlicensed propagation prohibited. Registered with COPF.

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Anemone WILD SWAN™


Optimal Growing
Conditions
Appearance and
Characteristics
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun or
  Partial Shade
Soil Type
  Clay
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
  Acid
Soil Moisture
  Average or
  Moist or
  Wet
Care Level
  Easy
Flower Colour
  Deep Blue
  White
Blooming Time
  Early Summer
  Mid Summer
  Late Summer
  Early Fall
  Mid Fall
  Late Fall
Foliage Color
  Deep Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Border
  Containers
  Cut Flower
  Deer Resistant
  Rabbit Resistant
  Ground Cover
  Massed
  Specimen
  Waterside
  Woodland
Height
   45-50 cm
   18-20 inches
Spread
   35-40 cm
   14-16 inches
Foot Traffic
   None
Growth Rate
   Medium