Anemone nemorosa

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Planted the Anemone nemorosa that I bought at the Ithaca rock garden meeting. Pale lilac flowers.

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Kathy Purdy is a colchicum evangelist, converting unsuspecting gardeners into colchicophiles. She would be delighted to speak to your group about colchicums or other gardening topics. Kathy’s been writing since 4th grade, gardening since high school, and blogging since 2002.

What differentiates a bulb from a perennial plant is that the nourishment for the flower is stored within the bulb itself.…There is something miraculous about the way that a little grenade of dried up tissue can explode into a complete flower.

~Monty Don in The Complete Gardener pp. 142

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Joy April 27, 2009, 7:10 am

Is it the picture to the right ? .. That is one gorgeous flower ! I love the garden quote btw .. how true is that ? LOL

Kathy Purdy April 27, 2009, 9:47 pm

Joy, both the photos on the right, and the garden quotations rotate, so you will never see the same combination twice. I am glad you enjoy them both.