Columbine (Aquilegia vulgaris) Seeds

Columbine (Aquilegia vulgaris) Seeds


Quick description:

Seed packs contain a generous amount of seed for the home gardener. Minimum 50 seeds per pack.

aka Culverwort (Saxon), European Columbine, True Columbine, European Crowfoot, Culverwort, Granny’s Bonnet, Granny’s Nightcap


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Description :

Aquilegia vulgaris is native to northern Africa and Europe.  It has been naturalized in large parts of the eastern U.S., and Canada.  Columbine is easily grown in average, moist but well-drained soils in full sun to partial shade.

Type: Perennial
Native Range:
Growing Zones:  3-9
Mature Height: 12-24 inches
Mature Width: 12 inches

Sowing: Start indoors in pots 4-6 weeks before the last frost
Sow depth: ¼ in
Days to Germinate: 7-14 @ 70F
Special Maintenance: n/a 

Sunlight: Full sun, Part Sun,
Soil Type: Average
Water: Average
Drought Tolerance: Moderate
Growth Rate: Moderate

Leaf Description:
Bloom Time: March – July
Bloom Description: Mixed colors

Special Properties: Bees, Butterflies, Pollinators, Deer resistant

For detailed information on Columbine see our Knowledge Base

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