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Anemone sylvestris
Common Name: Snowdrop Anemone Family: Ranunculaceae (The Buttercup Family)

Snowdrop anemone is an early-blooming species with finely-cut, rough-textured foliage that holds forth white fragrant flowers with yellow stamens in early spring. This species is rhizomatous so the clumps can spread. Best in part shade.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia and the Pacific - Southwest Asia and Asia Minor

Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia

Native Habitat:
Dry, deciduous woods.

ClassDeciduous Primary Bloom ColourWhite/Cream
TypePerennial Secondary Bloom ColourGreen
Height12-24" Bloom TimeLate Spring
Spread8-12" FragranceYes
Light ExposureShade Part Shade Foliage ColourGreen
Soil MoistureAverage Moist Dry Stem Colour
Hardiness3-8 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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