These low-growing plants have mounding, finely textured foliage and daisy-like flowers. ALL ABOUT ANEMONES. Some other nice non-invasive UK choices are cowslips (a perennial), Adonis amurensis (spring ephemeral), Anemone coronaria (if you live in a warm-enough zone; stick with “single”-flowered forms), Actaea daffodil, Uva Vulpis fritillaria (and several similar hanging-flowers small-stature fritillaria species), and Welsh poppy (a perennial)
Genus Anemone are herbaceous perennials with fibrous, rhizomatous or tuberous rootstocks, palmately lobed leaves and saucer-shaped, usually 5-petalled flowers Details A. x hybrida is a vigorous, erect, woody-based perennial with suckering shoots and mid-green leaves with three oval leaflets. In fact I welcome their gentle spreading as they bring spring colour to an otherwise difficult area. There is no secret rule of [green] thumb for successfully growing anemone blanda, but getting to know the conditions that the plant will flourish in will heighten your chances of a healthy plant. Habit. Anemone blanda, also known as Grecian windflower, grows from corms that are planted in fall for flowers the following spring. The gorgeously coloured, shallow bowl-shaped De Caen anemones, Anemone coronaria ‘De Caen Group’, are well-known as cut-flowers, sometimes called florist anemones, and are available almost all year round. Award-winner Anemone x hybrida 'Honorine Jobert' is a lovely, compact Japanese Anemone hybrid cultivar exhibiting slightly cupped, pure white flowers, 2-3 in. I do get a little self seeding at this place but just a few at the grassy edges around the trees under which they are planted. Compact, Cushion or Mound Forming, Spreading.
It never occurred to me that some found this little sweetie to be invasive. Anemone blanda, common names Balkan anemone, Grecian windflower or winter windflower, is a species of flowering plant in the family Ranunculaceae, native to southeastern Europe, Turkey, Lebanon, and Syria.
They are gracefully carried on wiry stems above the deeply divided, dark green foliage, dancing and swaying in the breeze.
Genus Anemone are herbaceous perennials with fibrous, rhizomatous or tuberous rootstocks, palmately lobed leaves and saucer-shaped, usually 5-petalled flowers Details A. hupehenis is a clump-forming perennial, to 1m tall, with toothed leaves divided into three lobes. Anemone blanda, also known as Grecian windflower, grows from corms that are planted in fall for flowers the following spring. There are several different types of anemones. Variety or Cultivar 'White Splendour' _ 'White Splendour' is a tuberous perennial with green, fern-like foliage and white daisy-like flowers with yellow centres that bloom in early spring. Anemone blanda, commonly called Grecian windflower, is a spreading, tuberous-rooted perennial that is native from southeastern Europe (including of course Greece) to the Caucausus and Turkey.It blooms in early spring. I can't believe our climates are that different. The genus name is derived from the Greek word anemos, or wind.