Anemone 'Lavender' - 10 corms
Anemone Lavender blossoms with dark purple centers, fading to pale white at the edges are perfect for a touch of serenity in your garden. The graceful blooms stand erect on tall stems and their petals look as if they are draped in luxurious fabric.
Anemone flowers, known for their early blooms, glorious colours, large flowers size, and long vase life are one of the most eye-catching spring bloomers.
Corm Count: 10
Flowering time: Late spring / summer
Botanical name: Anemone Mistral Plus
Light requirements: Partial shade / full sun
Soil: Well-drained soil rich with compost
Zone: Perennial in zones 7-10, Annual in zones 3-6
Critter resistant: Yes
Planting Time: In zones 8 and warmer, plant in Fall for Spring blooms. In other zones, plant in late Winter/very early Spring, about 6 weeks before last frost.
How to Plant: Plant your anemone corms as soon as they arrive in autumn (zone 7 and higher) or spring (zone 3-6) in borders or containers in a sheltered position. Soak the corms in water for 2-3 hours prior to planting. Place the corms with the ‘acorn’ pointing downwards. Plant the corms 3-5cm deep. Space the corms 5-10cm apart.
When to Expect Blooms: Fall planted corms bloom for about 6-7 weeks in the early Spring, and Spring-planted corms will blossom for about 4-6 weeks beginning in mid-Spring.
Plant Care Instructions: Water sparingly once the foliage emerges, and pick the flowers regularly to encourage more blooms. Do not overwater since it may lead to root rot.