Plant Care European Pasqueflower

European Pasqueflower

About European Pasqueflower

Anemone pulsatilla is a perennial herb that is best grown in fertile, humusy soil. It has no serious insect or disease problems. It's found in landscape in flower gardens. The purple flowers resemble Clematis spp.


Pulsatilla vulgaris

Also known as

Pasque flower, Pasqueflower, Common pasque flower and Anemone pulsatilla

How to care for European Pasqueflower


How often to water your European Pasqueflower

Water needs for European Pasqueflower
0.5 cups
every 9

European Pasqueflower needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Water 0.5 cups every

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for European Pasqueflower in your home

Light needs and placement for plant European Pasqueflower: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

European Pasqueflower love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

European Pasqueflower does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of European Pasqueflower in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize European Pasqueflower

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for European Pasqueflower: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your European Pasqueflower after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Difficulty Level

European Pasqueflower is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for European Pasqueflower

European Pasqueflower

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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