Blue Columbine

Aquilegia brevista

Light Conditions: Part Shade to Shade
Soil Conditions: Moist to Well Drained
Exposure Conditions: Sheltered
Size: 8-24" T & 12-18" W
Bloom Period: June to August
Bloom Colour: Blue with Yellow
Growth Habit: Moderate to Fast
Spreads By: Seed

Good For Small Spaces
Good For Large Spaces
Long Bloom Time


Attractive Seed Heads
Fall Color
Deer Resistant
Edible/Medicinal Properties

Seed Price: $4.00
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Plug Price: $4.50
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Aquilegia brevista  (Blue Columbine) Aquilegia brevista  (Blue Columbine) Aquilegia brevista  (Blue Columbine)

Seeds Per Package: 10

Description: Elegant blue and pale yellow flowers bow gracefully off long slender stalks in May and June. A very attractive form and lush foliage make this plant a perfect addition to any moist shady site. Columbines attract Hummingbirds and Butterflies.

Found in Nature: Moist open or shaded woodlands, meadows.

Distribution: Woodlands, Rocky Mountains & Boreal Forest

Notes: Available as larger potted stock - pick up only.

Important Information: The "Bloom Period" is an indicator of the time period within which the wildflowers will bloom and does not describe the time period that a single plant will bloom. The "Sizes" listed are intended to be a general guideline to consult during plant selection. Plant growth and bloom times will vary depending on geographical location & individual site conditions. Please contact us with any questions you may have.