A shorter stature Japanese Anemone that's perfect for extending the season in the garden. Beginning in late summer, this perennial produces pure white flowers with a blue violet reverse. positioned right above a small mound of green foliage. Spreads slowly through rhizomes. Japanese anenomes are easy to grow when properly sited. In warmer zones, they need protection from the hot, midday sun; dappled shade is ideal. Plant them in rich, loose, well-drained soil. Dry or excessively wet soil and windy conditions are a sure downfall of this plant. At maturity, this plant reaches 14-18" tall and 16-18" wide.