Grecian windflower is part of the Anemone genus. Its scientific name is Anemone blanda. Blooms appear in these approximate colours: French blue and Blue-violet and White. It is an ornamental that typically grows as a perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more. Grecian windflower is known for its ground covering habit and growing to a height of approximately 15.24 cm (5.94 inches). Popular varieties of Grecian windflower with home gardeners are Blanda Mixed, Blue, White Splendour, Annabella deep rose, and Blue Shades.
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These plants have been known to grow well alongside Grecian windflower so consider planting:
These plants will not grow well with Grecian windflower so avoid planting these within close proximity:
These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Grecian windflower plants:
Greek Mythology tells of Aphrodite’s lover Adonis who was injured by her ex. Aphrodite put nectar on his wounds and carried him from the woods. Crimson flowers bloomed where the nectar/blood mixture touched the ground. The Greeks called it the Windflower because when the wind blew it would blow the petals open and in turn, blow away the dead and dried up petals. What brings life also takes life away.1
Pink windflower, Greek Anemone, Poppy Anemone
Anemone blanda Schott & Kotschy
Misspellings: anemome blanda, Grecian Windflowers
03 Sep 2011
lovely early spring bulb which perennializes and slowly spreads.
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Popular varieties of Grecian windflower
- Blanda Mixed
- White Splendour
- Annabella deep rose
- Blue Shades
- Blue Star
- Blue and White
- Violet Star
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