Flowering Perennials: Characteristics and Culture - Page 24


  • Scientific name
    Aquilegia hybrids
  • Height
    6 to 36 inches
  • Bloom period
    April to June
  • Color
    White, red, pink, violet, blue, lavender, yellow
  • Light
    Full sun, semi-shade
  • Moisture
    Well drained
  • Soil
    Sandy loam, loam
  • Relative ease of care
  • Remarks
    Fairly short-lived. Reseeds easily. Sow seeds in early summer.