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Aquilegia caerulea Red Hobbit

Red Hobbit Columbine

A dwarf variety of Rocky Mountain Columbine with red and white flowers. This little beauty comes true from seed and should be encouraged to re-seed itself in the garden where it makes colorful colonies.

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SKU: 20812

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Regular Price: $9.99

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Plant - 5" deep pot
 
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Additional Information
SKU 20812
Common Name Red Hobbit Columbine
Botanical Name Aquilegia caerulea Red Hobbit
Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Light Requirements Full Shade, Morning Sun & Afternoon Shade
Flower Color Red, White
Mature Height 12-14" tall
Mature Spread 12" wide
Bloom Time Late spring to early summer
Ships As Potted Plant
Native Yes
Planting Season Spring / Summer, Fall
Soil Type Sandy Soil, Average Soil
Soil Moisture Average
Amount of Rain 10 to 20", 20 to 30", 30 to 40", 40 to 50"
Advantages Deer Resistant, Attract Hummingbirds, Rabbit Resistant, Plants for Small Spaces
Ideal Region Suitable Above 7000 ft, Anywhere In The US
Neonicotinoid-Free Yes - Learn More
Details
12-14" tall x 12" wide (seed propagated). A delightful addition to the semi-shade border, Red Hobbit is a dwarf Danish selection with eye-catching red and white flowers. Hybridized from our native Rocky Mt. Columbine, it likes compost-enriched soil with regular irrigation and protection from the afternoon sun. This stable hybrid comes true to color when reseeding in the garden, unlike many other hybrid varieties.
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    Comments about High Country Gardens Aquilegia caerulea Red Hobbit:

    I never saw a single bloom.
    I tried some of your plants again this year--the catalogs and emails look so pretty--but not much success so far with your products.
    I ordered the Scrophularis-redbirds in a tree-last month. Very shocked to have received a plant that is smaller than the tag describing it--the plant is barely an inch high. We will see--maybe this was my last purchase.

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