University of Texas at Austin Libraries Home | Mobile | My Account | Renew Items | Sitemap | Help
support us
University of Texas Libraries

Wildflowers of Texas, Plant Resources Center, University of Texas at Austin



Ten-petal Anemone   Anemone berlandieri    
Buttercup family — Ranunculaceae

Also known as:
Southern Anemone, Basket Anemone, Windflower, Granny's Nightcap

Slides: (click for larger view)

 

This anemone is one of the most common wildflowers of the Edwards Plateau and other parts of central and northern Texas, and it is often the very first to bloom in the early spring. The flowers, which vary from white to violet-purple within the same patch (white being the majority), can be seen scattered to abundant in grassy open areas, including roadsides and lawns.

Dried Specimens: (click for larger view)

 
 
 

Flowering Months: February, March, April

About This Species Page  |    View Region Map