Jul 25, 2017  Week: 30

Aquilegia Songbird Dove

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Scientific Name : Aquilegia x hybrida

Common Name : Columbine

Hardiness Zone : 3a - 9b

Blooming Season : Spring, Late Spring, Summer

Plant Habit : Mounded, Upright

Spacing : 10 - 16" (25 - 41cm)

Height : 11 - 18" (28 - 46cm)

Width : 10 - 14" (25 - 36cm)

Exposure : Partial Sun

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Seed supplied as: Raw.
Plug crop time: 6 to 8 weeks
Transplant to finish: 22 to 28 weeks

  • Popular series is easy and economical to grow – with true, non-fading colours in late Spring and early Summer.
  • Well-adapted for 6-in./15-cm pot and garden use.
  • Can be flowered in Spring from an Autumn sowing when grown in a cool greenhouse (night temperatures lower than 60°F/16°C) with no special vernalization treatment required.
  • Free-flowering, medium-compact plants have 1.5 to 3.5-in./4 to 9-cm blooms.

18 in./46 cm tall.

Royal Horticultural Society Award of Garden Merit

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