Anemone pulsatilla vulgaris
More About Anemone pulsatilla vulgaris
- AKA Pulsatilla vulgaris
- Deep violet-blue flowers
- Mature plants will produce 30 or more blooms over 2 months
- Flowers finish and fuzzy seed heads remain, resembling those of clematis
- Fern-like silvery-green foliage
- Bloom Time: Early to mid-spring
Pulsatilla earns its common name "Pasque flower" for blooming reliably around Easter.
Pasque Flower Growing and Maintenance Tips
Anemone cultivars tolerate a wide range of soil conditions. They thrive in full sun to partial shade and are drought tolerant. After flowering, do not remove or cut back the seed heads as they offer ongoing unique appeal. In gardens with no mulch, Anemone pulsatilla will self-seed, and are not considered invasive. Easy to grow perennial.
Anemone pulsatilla vulgaris Characteristics
Soil MoistureMoist to Average
Average to Dry Soils