Aquilegia canadensis


Common Name: wild columbine
Plant Type:Herbaceous
Light (original): sun to light shade
Light Requirements: Sun, Part Sun
Height:10 to 24 inches
Width:8 to 12 inches
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Woodland
Soil Type:well drained, slightly acid to neutral
Soil Moisture:Dry
Seed Ripens:early summer
USDA Zones:3 to 9
Flower Colour:red and yellow
Bloom Time:late spring
Comments:Upland woods, slopes. Good nectar source. Hybridizes with other aquilegias.
Germination:Seed will germinate upon being shifted to 70°F after 90-140 days of moist, cold stratification at 40°F.
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Picture Copyright: John Oyston