Hepatica (Amemone americana)

Hepatica

Scientific Name: Amemone americana
Common Name: Hepatica
Description of facts and concepts: Also known as  liverleaf, it is named for its 3-lobed leaves which resemble the lobes of a liver. Its blue or white flowers bloom in the early spring.
Seed or division information: Seeds or divisions
Date of flower’s bloom (Month and week): March W2
Garden Name: Shady Woodland Garden
Color of Flower: Blue
Height: 6-8″
Spread: 8″
Family: Buttercup
Soil Type: Base to Acidic Acidic Woodland Soil
Soil: Dry to Wet Medium
Light: Sun to Shade Shade
Zone 4-10 Zones 4-8