Anemone blanda 'White Splendour'

Anemone blanda 'White Splendour'

Wood anemone

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Key Information

  • Botanical name: Anemone blanda 'White Splendour'
  • Common name: Wood anemone
  • Plant type: Perennial

Height: 15cm

Spread: 15cm

Flower colour:
  • White
Foliage colour:
  • Green
  • Features: Flowers

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Anemone blanda 'White Splendour' bears large white flowers with a bright yellow centre, which contrast beautifully with fresh green, feathery foliage. It's perfect for naturalising under trees and shrubs, where its early spring blooms attract pollinators such as bees.

For best results grow in well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Plant the rhizomes in autumn to form naturalistic drifts. Anemone blanda 'White Splendour' looks lovely when planted with English bluebells.

Position

  • Sun exposure: Full sun, Dappled shade, Partial shade
  • Shade type: Damp
  • Aspect: North facing, East facing, West facing
  • Position in border: Front
  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Maintenance: Prefers rich soil
  • Soil type: Well drained/light/sandy, Clay/heavy/moist

Wildlife

Attracts:
  • Bees

  • Beneficial insects

  • Birds

  • Butterflies / Moths

  • Other pollinators

  • Wildlife features: Nectar/pollen rich flowers

Care routine

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Toxicity

Toxic to:
  • People

  • Cats

  • Dogs

  • Birds

  • Horses

  • Livestock

  • Effects: No toxic effects reported for this plant.

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