Japanese Anemone (Anemone x hybrida)-Hort Answers - University of Illinois Extension
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Japanese Anemone
Anemone x hybrida

Larger group of tall stately plants that offer late summer, early fall bloom. Flowers are held on large, branching wiry stems.  
Prefers miost well drained soils in a partial shade location. 

'Andrea Atkinson' 3 feet tall,white flowers in Aug-Sept

'Pamina' 3 feet tall, lavendar/rose flowers in Aug-Oct

'Honorine Jobert' 3-4 feet tall, white flowers in Aug - Sept

'Serenade' 3 feet tall, pink flowers in Aug - Sept

'September Charms' 2-3 feet tall pnk flowers in Aug-Sept

Mature Height
2-3 Feet
USDA Hardiness Zone
4 - 8 
Bloom Color
Bloom Season
August - September
Soil Conditions
Moist, Well-Drained
Exposure/Light Requirements
Partial Sun/Shade
Foliage Color
Pests and Problems

Environmental Damage

Fungal Disease

Additional pests and problems that may affect this plant:

Leaf Spots, powdery mildew

Additional Notes
Good for late summer bloom. Slow to establish and are free flowering after second year. Best in a partial shade site in well-drained soil. May need some support or staking to look their best.


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