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Anemone hybrid Macane001 pp#23132 Wild Swan ™, 
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2011: This years Chelsea Flower Show Plant of the Year Award has been won by Anemone hybrid Macane001 pp#23132 Wild Swan ™,copf

” The award has been given to a marvelous performing new perennial plant. Not only does it exhibit a long flowering habit but is also an exciting flower “.
 
” I am absolutely thrilled that ”Wild Swan”™ has been voted plant of the year “, says Jim Gardener, Director of Horticulture at the Royal Horticultural Society. ” This plant is going to be a great addition to the border with its subtle shades and longevity of flowering. ”

Note: This Anemone hybrid is very unique among herbaceous perennials with a female parent plant of rupicola, making it a larger and more vigorous plant, continuous prolific flowering from mid June until mid November, much longer than Japanese anemone hybrids.one.
 

Inventor: Elizabeth and Alasdair McGregor, bred in S/W Scotland

Plants: This Anemone hybrid is very unique among herbaceous perennials with a female parent plant of rupicola, making it a larger and more vigorous plant, continuous prolific flowering from mid June until mid November, much longer than Japanese anemone hybrids.

Large pure white faced flowers, a circle of crisp chartreuse yellow stamens, with rich bluish-violet banding on the reverse of the sepals. The flowers are held well above the foliage, having a nodding habit in the early morning and evening, showing off the attractive blue characteristic.

Color: white/bluish violet flowers

Blooming season: mid June to mid November

Zone: 5-8 the plant has been observed grown outdoors in Scotland since 2004 and proved to be perennial hardy to minus 10 degrees C (14 degrees F)

Mature Size: H 60cm, a vigorous sterile spreading perennial , flower size 9cm diameter

Care: grow in sandy-loam soil with good drainage, normal rainfall. The occasional removal of spent flower stems will keep it tidy. Through a 6 week drought in Scotland without watering, this anemone continued flowering and recovered quickly to normal levels with rain.
 


 

Anemone hybrid Macane001 pp#23132
Wild Swan ™,
,copf
 



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