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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.

Common Names

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

Taxonomy

  • Ranunculales
  • Ranunculaceae
  • Anemone canadensis

Where & When to Spot

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

How to Identify

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

Photos

Canada Anemone (Anemone canadensis)

Canada Anemone (Anemone canadensis)

Park Pointe aux Prairies - 2020-06-07

NIKON D500; 90mm f/2.8; Focal Length 90mm; Exposure 1/200; Aperture f22.0; Iso 800;

Canada Anemone (Anemone canadensis)

Canada Anemone (Anemone canadensis)

Park de la Frayère, Boucherville - 2017-06-10

NIKON D500; TAMRON SP 90mm F2.8 Di Macro VC USD F017N; Focal Length 90mm; Exposure 1/640; Aperture f6.3; Iso 720;

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