Anemone x hybrida 'Whirlwind' - Japanese Anemone
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Anemone x hybrida 'Whirlwind' - Japanese Anemone

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Pure white, semi-double flowers measuring 4 in. across top very tall stems beginning in late summer. It continues to bloom into October, and can usually withstand a light frost. A staple item for the Autumn border, japanese anenomes are graceful plants with beautiful, satiny flowers borne on tall stems above a clump of shorter basal foliage. Watching them sway in the breeze brings a feeling of calm and peace to the garden. Since they are a bit late to rise in the spring, they make an ideal cover for the dying foliage of spring bulbs. Supplied in approx 1 Litre container. Position: full sun or partial shade Soil: moist, fertile, humus-rich soil Rate of growth: fast-growing Flowering period: August to October Flower colour: white, semi-double Other features: Clumps of toothed, mid-green leaves Hardiness: fully hardy Garden care: Apply a generous 5-7cm (2-3in) mulch of well-rotted garden compost or manure around the base of the plant in spring. Avoid moving the plant since it resents disturbance. Where necessary lift and divide congested colonies in early spring Eventual height: 120cms Eventual spread: 120cms