Aquilegia Vulgaris Dwarf Mix Columbine

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It produces double flowers with strongly hooked spurs in variety of shades from red, violet and blue held high above the foliage.

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Aquilegia Vulgaris Dwarf Mix Columbine

Aquilegia Vulgaris Dwarf Mix Columbine is a fantastic dwarf variety. It produces double flowers with strongly hooked spurs in variety of shades from red, violet and blue held high above the foliage. Probably one of the easiest and most rewarding Perennials available producing long spurred blooms from late spring to early summer. Best grown in a sunny to partially shaded location, with a humus rich, slightly acidic soil. Grows 10 to 18 inches in height.

Cultivation Advice Aquilegia Vulgaris Dwarf Mix Columbine

  • Sow under-cover from 4-8 weeks before the last frost through to July. Cover seeds very lightly with vermiculite and the plant will germinate within 2 – 6 weeks at 15 to 20 °C.
  • Transplant and grow on gradually acclimatise to outdoor conditions. Seeds sown late will over-winter under glass / cover.
  • Will readily re-seed and can be sown direct to borders or in wild / natural grass areas.
  • Feeding is unnecessary unless the soil is exceptionally poor.
  • Should not need staking, but an overfed plant will flop.