Aquilegia Columbine Blue Bird

Aquilegia Columbine Blue Bird

Aquilegia caerulea ‘Songbird Blue Bird’ 

Columbine 

Plant Type: Perennials

Lovely upright sky blue and white flowers above green foliage. Compact habit

Height: 16-24 inches

Hardiness Zone: 3-8

 

 

 

 

Aquilegia 

Common Name: Columbine

Attractive clumps of delicate foliage with sprays of colorful, nodding flowers. Plants prefer moist, well-drained soil and grow best in partial shade. Columbines are not particularly long-lived, especially if kept too wet. Blooms late spring to early summer.

 

Characteristics & Attributes 

 

Exposure 

• Sun Tolerant

• Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

 

Nature Attraction

• Attracts Hummingbirds

• Attracts Butterflies

 

Critter Resistance 

• Deer Resistant

 

Attributes 

• Good Container Plant

• Good Cut Flower / Foliage

 

 

Season of Interest (Flowering) 

• Late Spring / Early Summer