This pretty native Wood Anemone (Anemone nemerosa) grows happily in damp woodland, hedgerows and shady places. Flowers early in the year with graceful, nodding, starry, white flowers which are sometimes tinged with pink. It also has very attractive, delicate, foliage. Likes to grow in damp soil of all types where it will spread slowly to form a carpet.
Perfect to cheer up a damp shady spot in spring.
Height 20cm (8in)
Flowering early spring
In common with spring flowering bulbs the leaves will die back and the plant become dormant therefore it is important to remember where it is. When dormant it could easily be dug up and discarded as at this time it resembles a dead stick.