100% Pure Seed. No Fillers. Non GMO.
How to Plant Wildflowers
Step by step instructions on how to plant your wildflower seeds.
Find mixtures for your region, or for special uses such as dry areas, partial shade, attracting animals, low growing, and more.
Over 75 choices that will bloom in the second year and for years to come.
Over 110 choices for fast color, such as poppies, cosmos, sunflowers, zinnia, and many more.
Help the birds, bees, butterflies & hummingbirds by planting wildflowers.
Wildflower seeds native to your region. Support local wildlife with native wildflowers.
100% Pure Seed
Free shipping on all packets: No Minimum!
Why buy seed packets for your promotion or event
Pre-Sale: 50% off Perennials
Perennial Planting Guide
Step by step instructions on how to plant your bare root or potted perennials when they arrive.
Pre-Sale: 50% Off Spring-Planted Bulbs
Spring Flower Bulb Planting Guides
Step by step instructions on how to plant your spring-planted flower bulbs when they arrive.
Let's Do Lawns Differently
Less water, less mowing, and no pesticides
How to plant a cover crop
Learn about varieties which help to replenish nutrients to your soil.
Thrives in areas with cold freezing winters and hot summers.
Thrives in areas with hot temperatures.
Looking for gardening ideas, information and inspiration?
Enter Our Photo Contest
It's time to show off your garden filled with American Meadows products!
Anemones are some of the most colorful, elegant blooms in the garden. Their common name, windflower, says it all. The full, bright blooms sway slightly on top of delicate stems on windy days. These easy-to-grow plants thrive in partial shade, but can tolerate full sun in colder areas. The vigorous growers may need to be dug up and divided every few seasons to ensure they won’t take over. Anemones are short, meaning their root systems are smaller, so they are an ideal choice for small space or container gardens – containers are especially good if you’re worried about the plants spreading too much in the garden.
These versatile perennials are slightly fragrant, making them unappealing to most deer and rabbits. Anemones are low maintenance growers and don’t require much care once established. The groundcover plant blooms in the late season when much of the garden has finished for the year, making a big, colorful splash just when the garden needs it most.
Anemones also make for spectacular cut flowers in the late summer months. For longer-lasting blooms in arrangements, we recommend cutting Anemone stems at an angle, removing 1-2 inches with a sharp knife. This allows for better water intake and will extend their life. Once your arrangement is placed in a container with clean water, we recommend showcasing it in an area that doesn’t receive full sunlight, and someplace cooler if possible. For best results, replace the water in your vase on a daily basis – Anemones are big drinkers! If possible, place the bouquet in the refrigerator at night for even longer blooms.
Anemones come in all shapes and colors, ranging from single blooms to double, full blooms. They can be planted in both the spring and the fall and thrive in areas with good drainage and some shade.
What is your experience growing Anemones? Please share in the comments below or on our Facebook Page. Happy Gardening!