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Anemonella thalictroides

Rue Anemone

Rue Anemone

Comments

Dainty white star shaped flowers are nestled on top of rounded, compound leaves; low growing and spreading habit make it ideal for garden beds or borders; easy to grow, requiring little to no maintenance

Description

Dainty white star shaped flowers are nestled on top of rounded, compound leaves; low growing and spreading habit make it ideal for garden beds or borders; easy to grow, requiring little to no maintenance

Landscape Attributes

Rue Anemone is an herbaceous perennial with a ground-hugging habit of growth. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other garden plants with less refined foliage.

This plant will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and can be pruned at anytime. Deer don't particularly care for this plant and will usually leave it alone in favor of tastier treats. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;

Rue Anemone is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Rock/Alpine Gardens;Border Edging

Planting & Growing

Rue Anemone will grow to be only 6 inches tall at maturity, with a spread of 8 inches. Its foliage tends to remain low and dense right to the ground. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 5 years. As an herbaceous perennial, this plant will usually die back to the crown each winter, and will regrow from the base each spring. Be careful not to disturb the crown in late winter when it may not be readily seen!

Light Requirement:

shade

partial shade

Moisture:

average to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

3a

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

6 inches

8 inches

acidic

Deer Resistant:

true

Fall Color

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