Anemone hupehensis 'Splendens'

Anemone hupehensis 'Splendens'

Japanese anemone

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Key Information

  • Botanical name: Anemone hupehensis 'Splendens'
  • Common name: Japanese anemone
  • Plant type: Perennial
  • Evergreen/Deciduous: Deciduous

Height: 90cm

Spread: 60cm

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

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Japanese anemones give borders a welcome boost in late summer and early autumn. Anemone hupehensis 'Splendens' is a relatively compact variety, perfect for growing in containers or at the front of a sunny border.

Generally trouble-free, Anemone hupehensis 'Splendens' enjoys moist soil in full sun or partial shade. To propagate, divide clumps in early spring or autumn. Mulch each year with organic matter such as well-rotted manure. 

Position

  • Sun exposure: Full sun, Dappled shade
  • Aspect: South 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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