Blue Alpine Columbine - Aquilegia alpina

Upright perennial with soft, finely divided, blue green foliage. Violet blue, nodding flowers are borne on stems above foliage in late spring. Good for Container, rock gardens or plant in groups in front of borders. An excellent cut flower. Attracts hummingbirds.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Cut Flowers
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Container
Mass Planting
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Modern
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
12-24"
Spread: 
0-12"
Flower Colors: 
Blue
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Summer
Special Features: 
Attracts Hummingbirds
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Growth Habits: 
Round
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
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Plant in moist, well-drained soil. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new growth. Remove spent flowers to promote new blossoms. Cut back plants in fall.

 

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