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Anemone edwardsiana var. edwardsiana

Anemone edwardsiana Tharp var. edwardsiana

Edwards Plateau Thimbleweed, Edwards Thimbleweed , Two-flower Anemone

Ranunculaceae (Buttercup Family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Root Type: Tuberous
Breeding System: Flowers Bisexual
Fruit Type: Achene
Size Notes: Up to about 20 inches tall.
Fruit: Achenes more or less dull, wooly.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Blue
Bloom Time: Feb , Mar , Apr
Bloom Notes: White to bluish.


Native Distribution: Texas, only on the Edwards Plateau.
Native Habitat: Moist, limestone bluffs and ledges.

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Anemone edwardsiana var. edwardsiana in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Anemone edwardsiana var. edwardsiana in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Anemone edwardsiana var. edwardsiana


Record Modified: 2022-09-27
Research By: TWC Staff

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