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Aquilegia caerulea

Rocky Mountain Columbine

Rocky Mountain Columbine is planted for its beautiful blue and white flowers. Native to the higher elevations of the intermountain West, is best suited to mountain gardens and areas of the West with cool nights.

SKU# 20811

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Plant - 5" pot
 

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SKU 20811
Common Name Rocky Mountain Columbine
Botanical Name Aquilegia caerulea
Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Light Requirements Full Sun, Full Shade, Morning Sun & Afternoon Shade
Flower Color Blue, White
Estimated Mature Height 18" tall
Mature Spread 15" wide
Bloom Time Late spring to early summer
Ships As Potted Plant
Native Yes
Planting Season Spring, Summer
Will Tolerate Compost Enriched Garden Loam
Soil Moisture Average
Amount of Rain 10 to 20", 20 to 30", 30 to 40"
Advantages Deer Resistant, Attracts Hummingbirds, Rabbit Resistant
Ideal Region Suitable above 7000 ft, Western Only
Details
18" tall x 15" wide (seed propagated). Rocky Mountain Columbine is the state flower of Colorado, and is treasured for its big blue and white flowers. A must for mountain gardeners, this plant is at its best in cool, higher altitude areas of the West. At lower elevations, place in cool shady beds that receive regular watering. Not recommended for hot , humid climates. Campanula rotundifolia makes a fine companion plant.
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