Alpine Columbine

Columbine and Iris
Columbines

Zones: 4 to 8
Bloom Time: Spring
Height: 18″

The Alpine Columbine (Aquilegia alpina) has blue nodding flowers above gray foliage that bloom in late spring and bring a cottage feel to the border.

They look best in groups of 3 or 5.

When they self-seed, I leave them be to allow a less contrived feel.

Because they are easy to grow from seed, you can save yourself some money by growing them yourself.

You can find seeds HERE*.

You may also want to try ‘winky double blue and white Columbine’ for its small double blue blossoms.

Buy it HERE.*

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