Anemone ×hybrida Paxton

Mag. Bot. 15: 239 (1848)

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Sparingly established

Erect, tufted perennial herb to 1.5 m high; roots woody. Leaves trifoliate; leaflets broadly ovate, toothed and often 3-lobed. Inflorescence a few-flowered umbel or solitary flower; petiole 6–13 cm long. Perianth segments 6–11(–15), usually pink, purple, red or white, obovate, 12–40 mm long, often notched or lacerated near apex.  

*GipP, *HSF. A male sterile cultivated hybrid of Anemone hupehensis Lemonie var. japonica (Thunberg) Bowles & Stearn and A. vitifolia DC. Grown as an ornamental, sometimes persisting in old gardens in wet forest in the Dandenong Ranges.

Created by: Andre Messina, 2015-02-16
Updated by: Daniel Ohlsen, 2017-06-29
Distribution map
life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Ranunculanae
order Ranunculales
family Ranunculaceae
genus Anemone
Higher taxa


Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Anemone ×hybrida in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Anemone ×hybrida in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Victorian Volcanic Plain present cultivated
Gippsland Plain present introduced
Highlands-Southern Fall present introduced