FAUNA & FLORA PHOTOGRAPHY

Canada Anemone (Anemone canadensis)

A white flower with five petals native to moist meadows, thickets streambanks and lakeshores. The flower can grow high up to a meter but usually less than half a meter.

How to Identify

Color and form of the 5 white petals and the basal, deeply toothed leaves.

Where and When to Spot

Flowers spring and early summer. I usually spot this flower in the shadow of trees along the edges of forests.

Common Names

Canada Anemone

Anemone canadensis (de)
Anemone canadensis (es)
Anémone du Canada (fr)

Taxonomy

Ranunculales
Ranunculaceae
Anemone canadensis