Helpful Gardening Tips
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Upon Receipt Of Your Plants
Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receiving unless weather-related problems prohibit planting. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water for the first week daily after planting.
Rue Anemone is a Long Leaf Stemmed Perennial
This plant is native to temperate zones and is a genus of about 200 species. The genus Pulsatilla and Hepatica are closely related. Some botanists include their genera within the genus Anemone. The Greek word Anemoi, which means winds in English, is the origin of the name Anemone and is also why they are sometimes called "windflowers."
Anemones are perennial which means it grows year-round for several years. This plant has long leaf stems ending with several leaves. The leaves can be simple or compounded depending on the species. Compounded leaves can have lobed, parted, or single leaf blades.
The edges of these leaves may be toothed or smooth. The sepals, usually green on most flowers, can be any color on Anemones.
Rue Anemone flowers have Nectaries or Nectar Producing Glands that Attract Bees
Some species deliver flowers singly, and others in clusters called cymes or umbrels of 2 to 9 flowers. There are three main types of Anemones tuberous, rhizomatous, or have fibrous roots. While most Anemones should be planted in the fall, You should separate each class at different times.
Tuberous plants should be divided in the summer and soaked in water overnight before planting; rhizomatous and ones with fibrous roots should be separated in the spring and established in a pot.
You should remove old foliage before new growth appears for a clean appearance. Separate the plants at the appropriate time every 2 or 3 years. Water regularly during the first growing season to establish a healthy root system. Rue Anemone has clusters of fruit.