50 seeds ~ Perennial in Zones 4-8 ~ Full to Partial Sun
(Anemone Pulsatilla Vulgaris)
If you're looking for something unusual for your rock garden, this is it. Beautiful in your flower beds or grow in mass. It's only requirement is that it needs we-drained soil. Beautiful violet colored blooms from spring into summer. Mix with bulbs or surround with a contracting ground cover for a great effect. It grows to an average height of 12 inches high covered with soft, silvery hairs creating an interesting impact.
Start 4-6 weeks before the last frost in your area.
Using a quality seed start soil. Pre-moisten and gently tamp seeds down being careful not to cover as these seeds need light to germinate. Keep moist until germinated.
Seeds usually take 21-28 days to germinate.
Transplant outdoors after all danger of frost has passed, planting about 12 inches part.