Anemone cylindrica

Found in dry shade, thimbleweed and it's near twin, A. virginiana, can form colonies. The leaves have petioles (vs. sessile A. canadensis) and the seed head is quite elongated (vs. oval A. virginiana).

Native Plant of the Month

See A. virginiana seedling photo.

Mentioned in Solidago

Plant Information

Common Name(s): 
long-headed thimbleweed
thimbleweed
Type: 
Native
Herbaceous Plants - Annuals, Biennials, Perennials
Moisture: 
Dry
Moist
Light: 
Part Sun
Part Shade
Showy fruit

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