Anemone blanda 'White Splendour'
wood anemone bulbs
- Position: full sun or partial shade
- Soil: well-drained, humus-rich soil
- Rate of growth: fast-growing
- Flowering period: March to April
- Hardiness: fully hardy
- Bulb Size: 5/7
In spring, large white daisy-like flowers (to 4cm across) emerge above the attractively lobed, dark green foliage. Each petal has a pink flushed reverse and they all sit around a boss of yellow stamens. Ideal for underplanting shrubs or trees.
- Garden care: Plant in naturalistic drifts 5-8cm (2-3in) deep and 15cm apart in September or October in well-drained, humus-rich soil.
- CAUTION do not eat ornamental bulbs
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Q:Do I have to soak these bulbs overnight before planting?Asked on 25/8/2013 by max from Liverpool
We don't say you have to, you can do, but not essential.
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