Scientific Name: Anemone coronaria
Common Name: Windflower
Hardiness Degree: 32°F (0.0°C)
Blooming Season: Early Spring, Autumn
Plant Habit: Upright
Characteristics: Frost Tolerant, Attracts Bees, Shade Tolerant, Low Maintenance
Fertilize: Every two weeks
Spacing: 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)
Height: 18" (46cm)
Width: 6" (15cm)
Exposure: Partial Sun
General Information: Large flowers with sturdy stems make it a great cool-season cut flower.
Planting density: 2 to 4 plants/ft.2 (22 to 44 plants/m2)
Best for: Greenhouse, high tunnel
Floral selection guide: Focal
Plug crop time: 8 weeks
Transplant to finish: 12 weeks
- A masterpiece among anemones: Mona Lisa puts out up to 18 flowers per plant…flowers under lower Winter light levels…doesn’t need staking, netting or disbudding.
- 4 to 4.5-in./10 to 11-cm blooms top sturdy 18-in./46-cm stems that are ideal for cutting and design work.
- Well-suited for young plant production from March to April sowing.
- Low temperatures (46 to 54°F/8 to 12°C) promote optimum stem length for cut flower production.
Reformulated for a better balance of all colours in the series, it now includes the recently improved Deep Blue and Orchid Shades, as well as Pink, Red Bicolor, Scarlet Eye, White and Wine White Bicolor.