{floral friday #77}

October 26, 2012

Welcome to this week’s {floral friday}!

Today I’m sharing pictures of a Japanese Anemone with you. Isn’t she beautiful? ;)

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A few facts about the Japanese Anemone:

  • The word Anemone comes from the Greek word “anemos”, meaning wind. That’s why the flower is also known as Windflower.
  • Even though they are called Japanese Anemones, these flowers are actually native to central China. {source}
  • Japanese anemone are an easy to grow perennial flower.
  • Anemone is also used as a medicinal relief to reduce cramps, regulate menstrual cycles and helps in managing mood troubles, depression and distress. {source}

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  1. My white ones in the yard are still goin’ strong, even with the cooler days and pouring down rain. Definitely a workhorse plant. So pretty.
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  2. such a pretty flower.
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  3. I look forward to floral Friday, your photographs are amazing
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  4. Hello Vanessa,
    The Japanese Anemone is a beauty, I love the pictures. The pink looks so fresh and it pops out of the pictures a bit. Very nice!
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  5. I was so excited to see your Anemones. One of my most favorite fall flower/plant. Mine did very bad this year because of drought, but I so enjoyed and brought a lift to my heart when I seen yours.

  6. So Pretty, Vanessa.. I love your floral friday’s, sorry I didn’t get here sooner, I’ve had company. I hope you’ll get a chance today to share at link party at http://www.memoriesbythemile.com/
    Happy Easter Love,
    Wanda Ann @ Memoires by the Mile
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