Anemone coronaria (De Caen Group) 'Mister Fokker'

garden anemone bulbs ( syn. Anemone Mr Fokker )

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20 bulbs £5.99
available to order from autumn
60 bulbs £17.97 £15.00
Quantity 1 Plus Minus
Buy Anemone coronaria (De Caen Group) 'Mister Fokker' garden anemone bulbs ( syn. Anemone Mr Fokker ): Vibrant colour for a sunny, well-drained position

  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: light, sandy soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: March to April
  • Hardiness: fully hardy
  • Bulb size: 5/6

    A low growing tuberous perennial, which is much-loved for its large, black-eyed, violet-blue flowers, which appear in spring over mounds of finely dissected foliage. The velvet-like petals form large open bowls, and gradually open out even further before they fall to create saucer-like plates. Anemones make charming cut flowers and look lovely at the front of a sunny border.

  • Garden care: Soak the tubers overnight in cool water and plant them in naturalistic drifts (it doesn't matter which way up) 5cm deep and 15cm apart from September to November, or (for later flowers in spring), February to April. Ideally you should choose a spot where they can be left undisturbed so they can naturalise and spread. Avoid excessively wet conditions when dormant.

  • CAUTION do not eat ornamental bulbs

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Stunning colour


These can stay in a pot all year and then give a lovely hit of colour in spring after you'd forgotten all about them- they bloom for a long period too.




Not a great show


A few of these popped up but they were flimsy and few and far between given the number I planted. There was very poor weather that year though due to the Beast from the East so I am willing to accept that this might have had a bearing




Mister Fokker


I can't plant enough Spring flowering anemones and doing my best to naturalise them which is a slow process, having begun some three years ago.

Eile Gibson




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I have Anemone Mr Fokker and decided to try planting them now 5th June. Will I have any success at this time of the year?

doppy old man

Hello, If the tubers are still relatively viable, you may have some success, however I would not necessarily expect to see any flowers this year.


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