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False Rue Anemone
Enemion biternatum (Isopyrum biternatum)
Filtered spring sun with light to medium summer shade, moderately wet to medium moisture level, rich humusy soil, slightly acid to neutral pH. 4-12 inches height, blooms in spring, white flowers.
Germination Code: C(60)
Native Region: Middle Tennessee
Low maintenance plant with showy flowers. Dies back in summer and often re-emerges in winter. Closely resembles Rue Anemone, hence its common name; flowers of the two species are indistinguishable.