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Winter Aconite  

Eranthis hyemalis

Winter Aconite is a member of the Eranthis family. Its botanical name is Eranthis hyemalis. Blooms normally display as a colour very similar to   Painter yellow. It is a non-edible flower 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. This plant tends to bloom in early spring. This plant is a great attractor for bees, so if you are looking to attract wildlife Winter Aconite is a great choice.

Winter Aconite is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

This plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Winter Aconite have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Winter Aconite

Winter Aconite is generally regarded as a very hardy plant, so this plant will tend to survive through freezing conditions.

See our list of companion Plants for Winter Aconite to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.

Growing Winter Aconite from seed

Transplanting Winter Aconite

Winter Aconite is very hardy, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside.

Common Winter Aconite problems

These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Winter Aconite plants:

Other names for Winter Aconite

Winter Aconite care instructions

How long does Winter Aconite take to grow?

These estimates for how long Winter Aconite takes to sprout, grow and harvest are from real observations from real gardeners, right around the world. Start logging and journaling your observations to participate!


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