Hardy perennials with beautifulvery early in the season. Not very ; the plants frequently rot.
Typical rock plants; they require full sun and a particularly well-drained situation, for instance on a wall.
Very nutritious, porous soil, rich in humus.
From very fresh.
Pulsatilla vulgaris synPulsatilla: Height 15-40 cm; large, bell-shaped purple flowers in mid spring; initially they grow horizontally, later more erect, and are covered in fine hairs. The ferny green foliage is very finely divided. This is the best known species. The cultivar ‘Alba’ has white flowers; in ‘Rubra’ they are red and the strain ‘Mrs van den Elst’ has pure pink flowers.