Species

Anemone x hybrida

Etymology

Anemone: From Greek ánemos 'wind'. Name means 'daughter of the wind'. The name 'windflower' is used for the whole genus.

Common Name(s)

Japanese anemone

Family

Ranunculaceae

Flora Category

Vascular - Exotic

Structural Class

Dicotyledonous Herbs other than Composites

Flowering

February, March, April

Flower Colours

Red / Pink,White

Year Naturalised

1940

Origin

Cultivated Hybrid

Reason For Introduction
Ornamental

Life Cycle Comments
Fruit not produced

Seed
None

Dispersal
Vegetative. Garden waste dumping, old garden sites.

This page last updated on 18 Jan 2010