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Anemone edwardsiana Tharp
Edwards Plateau thimbleweed, Two-flowered Anemone
USDA Symbol: ANED2
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Found only on the Edwards Plateau of Texas.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Flower:
Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White , Blue
Bloom Time: Feb , Mar , Apr
TX Native Distribution:
Edwards Plateau of Texas. Native Habitat:
Found on rich, moist banks of shaded canyons, especially along limestone ledges at the bases of bluffs; Edwards Plateau north to Travis County. USDA Native Status: L48(N)
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Shade
Conditions Comments: Flowers are commonly white, but may range from blue to pink and lavender.
POISONOUS PARTS: All parts when fresh. Toxic only if eaten in large quantities. Symptoms include inflammation and blistering upon contact with fresh sap
and irritation of the mouth, vomiting and diarrhea following ingestion. (Poisonous Plants of N.C.) Conspicuous Flowers:
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
- Austin, TX
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Record Modified: 2011-04-24
Research By: NPC