Wild Flowers Provence

Identify wild flowers, trees, shrubs, orchids and other plants in Provence, France.

Environ 2800 photos de près de 700 plantes sauvages.  Comment le voir en français.
Around 2800 photos of nearly 700 wild plants.
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Anemone hortensis

Anémone des jardins
Wild Anemone

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Plant family

Area

Les Maures

Flower colour

pink

Flower size

30-60 mm

Flowering months

February,

March

Leaf type

Palmate

Height

20-45 cm

Description

Native to the Mediterranean region, growing in scrub and grassland. The name ‘hortensis’ derives from the word ‘hortus’ meaning ‘vegetable garden’. A very easy plant to cultivate.

Flowers

The fragrant flowers are pink to pale-purple with lance-shaped, pointed petals (12-19), a bluish stigma and numerous deep blue stamens.

Leaves

Palmate leaf has lobes radiating from a base point. 3-5 coarsely serrated lobes, all radiating from a base point, long-stalked.

Fruits Seeds

Achene: a cluster of small dry, 1-seeded fruit, smooth and woolly.

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