Anemone blanda "Blue Shades"

Winter windflower

0,2 m. 0,66 f.
Family: Ranunculaceae

Genus: Anemone

The genus name is derived from the Greek "anemos", meaning wind. It contains bulbous herbs with green foliage and large flowers in dpring, summer and autumn.
Plant in flower gardens, mixed arrangements and flowerpots.
Propagated by bulblets.
Latin name: Anemone blanda "Blue Shades"
Very short plant with daisy-like, deep-blue to purple flowers in spring. Grows in full sun and light soils. In winter, cover plants with a protective vegetal layer (e.g straw).