Aquilegia F1 (Columbine)
Aquilegia F1 'Earlybird™ Purple Blue'
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Aquilegia F1 'Earlybird™ Purple Blue'

Columbine

Plant Type: Perennials

Cheerful two-toned flowers are lavender-purple with blue centers. Spring blooms occur on short stems just above the low mounding foliage. Prefers part sun.

  • Large bicolor flowers
  • Blooms late spring to early summer
  • Long bloomer

Height:

10-12 in

Spread:

8-10 in

Zone:

3-8

Aquilegia

Common Name: Columbine

Attractive clumps of delicate foliage with sprays of colorful, nodding flowers. Plants prefer moist, but well-drained soil and grow best in partial shade. Columbines are not particularly long-lived, especially if kept too wet. Blooms late spring to early summer.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure

Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

Soil Moisture Needs

Average Soil

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant

Attributes

Good Cut Flower / Foliage
Bog
Border
Good Container Plant

Growth Rate in the Garden

Medium

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Early Spring
Late Spring / Early Summer