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botanical name:
Anemone coronaria 'De Caen Group'
Anemone coronaria 'De Caen Group' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Windflower, Poppy Anemone
family:  Ranunculaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.45m
width: 0.25m
growth rate: fast
growth habit:
leaf colour: green
flower colour: multicoloured
main season: Spring
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
Tuberous perennial with finely divided, bright green leaves and single or semi-double flowers in various colours in spring.
There are a number of named forms within this group.

Well drained, moist to dryish, fertile soil in sun or part shade. Dislikes excessive winter wet.

Before planting tubers it may help to soak them overnight.

By division in autumn or early spring.

Good cut flower

other notes:
De Caen Group
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