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Japanese Windflower, Japanese Anemone, Japanese Thimbleflower
Anemone 'Lady Gilmour'

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Family: Ranunculaceae (ra-nun-kew-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Anemone (uh-NEM-oh-nee) (Info)
Cultivar: Lady Gilmour

Category:

Perennials

Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Pale Pink

Bloom Time:

Late Summer/Early Fall

Foliage:

Deciduous

Veined

Other details:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By dividing the rootball

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Silver Spring, Maryland

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Feb 3, 2006, Terry from Murfreesboro, TN (Zone 7a) wrote:

A variety that suffers from an identity crisis - many descriptions of it are largely dedicated to trying to distinguish it from plants sold as 'Lady Gilmour'.

This has crisped/curly leaves similar to 'Crispa', but they may revert to regular foliage. It's also sometimes found in the trade as 'Margarete' (aka 'Mont Rose')