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Anemone blanda ‘White Splendour’

Wood anemone

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  • Botanical name: Anemone blanda 'White Splendour'
  • Common name: Wood anemone
  • Family: Ranunculaceae
  • Plant Type: Perennial
Flower colour:

White

Foliage colour:

Green

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.

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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.

How to grow Anemone 'White Splendour'

  • Plant size

    15cm height

    15cm spread

  • Aspect

    North facing, east facing, west facing

  • Position in border

    Front

  • Sun exposure: Dappled shade, full sun, partial shade
  • Shade type: Damp
  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Soil type: Clay / heavy / moist / well drained / light / sandy

Plant calendar

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Plant
Plant

Do not Plant in January

Do not Plant in February

Do not Plant in March

Do not Plant in April

Do not Plant in May

Do not Plant in June

Do not Plant in July

Do not Plant in August

Do Plant in September

Do Plant in October

Do Plant in November

Do not Plant in December

Flowers
Flowers

Plant does not flower in January

Plant does not flower in February

Plant does flower in March

Plant does flower in April

Plant does not flower in May

Plant does not flower in June

Plant does not flower in July

Plant does not flower in August

Plant does not flower in September

Plant does not flower in October

Plant does not flower in November

Plant does not flower in December

Divide
Divide

Do not Divide in January

Do not Divide in February

Do not Divide in March

Do not Divide in April

Do not Divide in May

Do Divide in June

Do Divide in July

Do not Divide in August

Do Divide in September

Do Divide in October

Do Divide in November

Do not Divide in December

Anemone 'White Splendour' and wildlife

Anemone 'White Splendour' is known for attracting bees. It has nectar/pollen rich flowers.

Attractive to Bees

Does not attract Beneficial insects

Does not attract Birds

Does not attract Butterflies​/​Moths

Does not attract Other pollinators

Is Anemone 'White Splendour' poisonous?

Anemone 'White Splendour' has no toxic effects reported.

No reported toxicity to:

No reported toxicity to Birds

No reported toxicity to Cats

No reported toxicity to Dogs

No reported toxicity to Horses

No reported toxicity to Livestock

No reported toxicity to People

Plants that go well with Anemone 'White Splendour'