Site Search
Customer Login
Anemone × hybrida 'Honorine Jobert' (Japanese windflower)

Anemone × hybrida 'Honorine Jobert'

Japanese windflower

PPA Perennial of the Year 2016
RHS Award of Garden Merit in 1993
Discovered by Messier Jobert in Verdun, France in 1858 and named after his daughter Honorine
Once established, naturalizes an area quickly through rhizomatous colonies

This stately,clear-white Anemone selection was made in the mid-1800's and is still beloved by the modern gardener. Perhaps it is the charm of its unique flowers and preblooms in late summer or the joy of watching its easy sway in the late summer breeze. Ultimately, we love it because it is an effortless and reliable presence in the garden. Whatever the reason that you fall in love with 'Honorine Jobert' know that it is a timeless classic. 

PRICING
Anemone 'Honorine Jobert' - 50 per flat $68.68
Add to My North Creek Nurseries Wish List

Height

3-4 ft

Spread

2-3 ft

Bloom Color

White

USDA Hardiness Zone 4-8

Japanese windflower Interesting Notes

The event of the windflower, especially A. 'Honorine Jobert' has delighted gardeners for over 200 years.

In mid-spring, it presents its sharply pointed foliage in rich colonies of mounded foliage. Through-out the spring and summer season it wants for nothing so far as maintenance when grown in part to full shade. Then, by mid-summer, the suspended pre-blooms appear above long, dark olive stems jutting through the lush mounds.  The blooms burst from the ends of the wirey stems where the paper-light flowers move effortlessly in the slightlest breeze. The show doesn't end there. The spent blooms give way to an extraordinary seed head that appears as a ball of cotton on the end of the stem which holds all through the winter if left untouched.

Key Characteristics & Attributes

Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Part Sun
Part Sun
Summer
Summer
Average
Average
Cut Flower
Cut Flower

Additional Information

Season of Interest (Flowering)
Fall
Late Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Late Summer
Late Spring / Early Summer
Fall
Summer
Soil Moisture Needs
Well-Drained