Anemone tomentosa 'Robustissima'

Anemone-Grape Leaf

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial

From its showy grapeleaf foliage to its extra-large, ultra-bright blooms, this is among the most beautiful of all Japanese Anemone, and certainly the most adaptable.


More About Anemone tomentosa 'Robustissima'

  • Mauve-pink flowers bloom from August through September
  • Lush foliage makes this a great groundcover

Opening its blooms just as the summer flowers are passing, and remaining colorful well into fall, 'Robustissima' is a splendid addition to any sunny to partly shaded spot, adding interesting texture and form from early spring until frost


Anemone-Grape Leaf Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grape-Leaf Anemone does not require deadheading to prolong blooming. Prefers rich, well-draining organic soil. After blooming, cut to basal foliage. Avoid periods of drought.


Height:

24-32 Inches

Spread:

1-3 Ft

Hardiness Zone:

5-9

Anemone tomentosa 'Robustissima' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Border
  • Mass Plant

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant
  • Rabbit Resistant

Exposure

  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
  • Shade Tolerant
  • Part Sun/Part Shade

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Nature Attraction

  • Butterflies

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Fall
  • Late Summer

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Needs well drained soil
  • Average

Flower Color

  • Deep Pink

Habit

  • Clumping
  • Spreading