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Japanese Anemone (4 of 15)

Anemone x hybrida 'Queen Charlotte' – Japanese Anemone
Tall, deciduous perennial noted for its semi-double pink flowers in late summer to mid fall
Plant in rich, moist but well-drained soil
Plant in morning sun or partial shade
May spread aggressively by rhizomes
Height: 3-5 feet; Width: to infinity
Hardy in USDA zones 4-8:
Zone 4: Plant in spring to prevent winter heaving; mulch heavily after first hard frost; avoid contact with salt; pull back mulch in early spring; divide in spring.
Zone 5: Plant in spring to prevent winter heaving; mulch heavily after first hard frost; avoid contact with salt; pull back mulch in early spring; divide in spring.
Zone 6: Plant in spring; mulch in fall; pull back mulch in early spring; divide in spring.
Zone 7: Plant in spring or early fall; mulch in fall; pull back mulch in early spring; divide in spring.
Zone 8: Plant in spring or early fall; mulch in fall; pull back mulch in early spring; divide in spring.

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