Wild Columbine


Common Name: Wild Columbine

Latin Name: Aquilegia canadensis

Type: Wildflower

Exposure: Part Shade to Shade

Soil: Sand-Loam-Clay

Moisture: Dry-Slightly Moist

Tolerances: Salt, Drought, Compaction

Description: Attractive dangling red and yellow flowers grow 30-60cm tall, adding colour in early spring. Attracts a variety of pollinators, including Ruby-throated Hummingbirds. Expect blooms May-June.

Planting Notes: Can be planted as an effective ground cover.