anemone japonica seed

myfairychloe(5b Guelph ON)August 31, 2006

Where is the seed and how do I harvest it? Is it the brown bit once the petals fall off? Tried googling the image of anemone japonica seed with no success.

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SusanC(9b/10a Sunset 17)

Japanese anemones form a cottony, fluffy ball where the flowers were and that it is where the seeds will be. When the seeds are ripe, the "cotton" will look like it is dotted with brown grainy bits. Here is a good pic.

Here is a link that might be useful:

    Bookmark   September 7, 2006 at 12:47PM
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strmywthr3(Central OH z5)

I caught a hummingbird collecting the 'fluff' from mine this spring to build a nest! It was neat to see.

    Bookmark   September 7, 2006 at 1:23PM
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