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Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia
Anemone oregana Gray
Blue windflower, Oregon Anemone
USDA Symbol: ANOR
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Forms open patches and has an erect stem with 1 usually bluish-lavender flower.
This plant spreads by stout underground stems. It intergrades with the white-flowered Western Wood Anemone (A. lyallii).
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Fruit: Size Class:
0-1 ft. , 1-3 ft.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Red , Pink , Purple , Violet
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun
CA , OR , WA Native Distribution:
Northern Washington to central Oregon. Native Habitat:
Open woods and brushy hillsides. USDA Native Status: L48(N)
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Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff