Aquilegia canadensis, Eastern Columbine, Organically Grown Native Perennial Plugs, Native Wildflowers, Native Pollinator Support Plants

$5.00

Out of stock

Aquilegia canadensis, Eastern Columbine, Organically Grown Native Perennial Plugs, Native Wildflowers, Native Pollinator Support Plants

There is a  required minimum purchase of 5 individual plant plugs for this species.  There are 50 individual plant plugs of this species in a tray.

Wholesale pricing is based on quantity. The cost PER individual plant is:

5 or more $5.00 each
25 or more $2.50 each
50 or more $1.25 each
100 or more $1.00 each

500 or more $ .95 each

For Shipping, Planting and additional FAQ’s please see “About our organically grown native plug trays “.

See all available Native Perennial Grasses &  Organically Grown Plug Trays

Order Minimum

There is a minimum order total of $150.00.

Total for all items combined before tax (VA residents only) and Shipping.

Description

Aquilegia canadensis, Eastern Columbine, Organically Grown Native Perennial Plugs, Native Wildflowers, Native Pollinator Support Plants

Attractive Flowers:
Average – Dry soil:
Average to moist soil:
Average well drained soil:
Beneficial Insects:
Butterflies:
Drought Tolerant:
Drought tolerant:
Dry-Moist Soil:
Erosion Control:
FAC- Occur in wetlands and non-wetlands:
FACU – Usually occur in non-wetlands, but may occur in wetlands:
Fragrant:
Full – Part Sun (6+ hours of sun):
Groundcover:
Herbaceous plant:
High Wildlife Value:
Hummingbirds:
Loamy Soil- mostly silt, sand, some clay:
Moist Soil:
Native to Coastal Regions:
Native To Mountain Regions:
Native to Piedmont Regions:
Perennial:
Pollinator support:
Songbirds:
Threatened / Endangered:
Wildflower:
Full Sun:
Botanic Name (s): Aquilegia canadensis

Common Name(s): Easter columbine, red columbine, wild columbine

Mature height :.5-3ft

Mature spread:1-2ft

Flower Color:Orange, yellow red

Bloom Time:April-July

Fruit:capsule

Sun Exposure: Full Sun Part Sun

Soil moisture: Dry Average Moist

Soil Ph:

Soil Type:

Loamy Soil- mostly silt, sand, some clay

Native Habitat: Rich rocky woods, slopes, cliffe, ledges, pastures

Notes: Commonly cultivated, one of the first blooms sought by migrating pollinators including hummingbirds

Fragrant Groundcover Erosion Control

High Wildlife Value: Beneficial Insects Butterflies Hummingbirds Songbirds

FAC- Occur in wetlands and non-wetlands

FACU – Usually occur in non-wetlands, but may occur in wetlands

Native to Coastal Regions

Native To Mountain Regions

Native to Piedmont Regions

Threatened / Endangered: Florida

Native Perennial/Wildflower

Native Americans used it crushed seeds as a love charm, to create men’s perfume, and for a variety of medicinal purposes. The crushed seeds and roots of the columbine were also used to treat ailments ranging from headaches and heart trouble, to sore throats.

Benefit
Use Ornamental: Valued as a shade-loving perennial with attractive foliage and eye-catching blooms. Also does well as a saucerless pot plant.
Use Wildlife: Blooms attract hummingbirds, bees, butterflies, and hawk moths. Seeds consumed by finches and buntings.
Use Other: Native American men reputedly rubbed crushed seeds on themselves to attract amorous attention.
Conspicuous Flowers: yes
Interesting Foliage: yes
Attracts: Birds , Butterflies , Hummingbirds
Nectar Source: yes
Deer Resistant: Moderate
Butterflies and Moths of North America (BAMONA)
Columbine Duskywing
(Erynnis lucilius)

Larval Host
Learn more at BAMONA

Aquilegia canadensis, Eastern Columbine, Organically Grown Native Perennial Plugs, Native Wildflowers, Native Pollinator Support Plants

See all organically grown native Wildflowers & Pollinator Support Plants