Tall Thimbleweed

Low-growing cluster of deeply cleft basal leaves that put forth several 2-3' tall flower stalks topped with unique flowers. Flowers resemble an unripe green strawberry, or a thimble, and after pollination split open to release a tufted cotton-like mass of fibers that bear the seeds on the wind. 

Scientific Name: Anemone virginiana
Bloom Color: Green, White
Bloom Time: April
Butterfly Host: N/A
Container Size: 3/4 gallon
Cultural Uses: N/A
Fall Foliage: No
Fruit: Bright green spiky seed head that resembles a thimble turns to brown in fall.
Habit: Herb
Height: 2-5'
Light Needs: Shade (< 2 hrs. direct sun), Part Shade (2-5 hrs. direct sun), Full Sun (5+ hrs. direct sun)
Square Feet Used: 0.5
Type Of Garden Ecotone: Other
Water Needs: Dry, Average, Moist

Price: $10.00

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