Anemone coronaria 'Bordeaux'

anemone bulbs

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  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: light, sandy soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: March to April
  • Flower colour: deep plum
  • Other features: useful as cut flowers
  • Hardiness: fully hardy
  • Bulb size: 5/6

    Velvet-like, deep plum coloured petals form open bowl-shaped flowers, each with a rich purple eye, above the clumps of finely divided foliage in spring. A magnificent variety that provides superb groundcover at the front of the border. It will also put on a great seasonal display in a patio pot or windowbox.

  • Garden care: Scatter the pre-soaked tubers 5-8cm (2-3in) deep and 15cm apart in light, sandy soil in a sunny, protected site. Cover with a cloche or dry mulch to protect against extreme winter weather.

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CrocusAnemone coronaria'Bordeaux'
 
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5.0

Amazing colour! Easy to grow.

By Mad potter

from Halesworth Suffolk

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    Comments about Crocus Anemone coronaria'Bordeaux':

    I planted these in terracotta pots so I could place where colour was needed. They have stood up to light frosts. Will order more for next year to give more impact

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      my anemone just lays down, it wont stand up and doesn't have many leaves. I cut the flowers off to encourage more growth but that hasn't really helped.
      It is situated in partial shade, in well drained soil, though maybe a little overshadowed by my Crocosmia. Can you give me any advice

      Thank you
      Asked on 5/21/2014 by blackcat from United Kingdom

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        Hello,

        This plant prefers a spot in full sun - otherwise the growth can get a little sparse. If it is not getting sun for the best part of the day (and you don't suspect a cat or other animal is squashing the plant), then I would be tempted to move it to a better spot after it has died back.

        Answered on 5/22/2014 by helen from crocus
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