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Chinese Pasqueflower Pulsatilla chinensis 100 Seeds USA Company

Chinese Pasqueflower Pulsatilla chinensis 100 Seeds USA Company

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Pulsatilla chinensis, also known as Chinese pasqueflower or Chinese anemone, is a species of herbaceous perennial plant belonging to the Ranunculaceae family. It is native to various regions in Asia, including China, Korea, and Mongolia.

This species is similar in appearance to other members of the Pulsatilla genus, such as Pulsatilla vulgaris, but it has its own unique characteristics. Pulsatilla chinensis typically grows to a height of around 30 to 60 centimeters (12 to 24 inches) and features finely divided, fern-like foliage emerging from a basal rosette.

In spring, Pulsatilla chinensis produces solitary flowers on slender stems above the foliage. The flowers are usually purple, but they can also be white or pink. Each flower consists of several petal-like sepals, giving it a delicate and graceful appearance. After flowering, the plant forms feathery seed heads that eventually release seeds for propagation.

Pulsatilla chinensis prefers well-drained soil and thrives in full sun to partial shade. It is often found in grasslands, meadows, and open woodlands in its native habitat.

In cultivation, Pulsatilla chinensis is valued for its ornamental value, particularly for its early spring blooms and attractive foliage. It can be grown in garden borders, rock gardens, or containers, where it adds a touch of beauty and elegance.

Growing Instructions

The seeds have a period of dormancy. They can be planted outdoors in the fall or winter for spring germination or they can be cold stratified to simulate winter conditions and to break their dormancy at any time of the year.

  1. Place the seeds in a plastic bag and seal it. Store the bag in a refrigerator for 5 weeks.
  2. The seeds like moist, well-drained soil. Fill a pot with a mixture of half potting soil and half sand or vermiculite.
  3. Sow the seeds on the soil and cover them with a thin layer of soil.
  4. Water the container.
  5. Put the pot in a warm, sunny area.
  6. Water the pot regularly so that the soil is moist but not wet.
  7. The seedlings can be transplanted when they are a few inches tall.


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