HUGE BLUE COLUMBINE Aquilegia
This mix includes seeds from our variety of blue columbines, and can include blue with blends or combinations with white and purple. Some of these plants are impressively large, and our favorite is almost bush-like with over 100 flowers per plant! The columbine flowers are held high above fern-like foliage. Plants are easy to grow, and will gently self-seed if allowed. Plants can be grown in sun or and are tolerant of poor soils and drought. An excellent addition to the garden, especially in tricky areas.
Type: Hardy perennial
Height: 2-4 feet, 60-120cm
Location: Sun or
Hardiness zones: 2-9
Seeds per pack: 20
Note: These seeds and plants can be harmful if eaten.
Germination: These seeds are fairly easy to germinate! To plant indoors, obtain a planting container that has holes in the bottom for excess water to drain. Place the seeds on the surface of your growing medium, and water. Be careful not to bury the seeds, as they require light to germinate. Place your container in a cool location,about 16-21C/61-70F. Seedlings will sprout within a few weeks. These seeds can also be planted in a cold frame outdoors in early spring, while the temperatures are still cool, as long as you are able to keep the soil consistently moist.