Crimson Star Columbine

Aquilegia x hybrida 'Crimson Star'

SKU
02936
Bright crimson red flowers with a white central corolla provide spectacular color in woodland or mixed perennial borders as well as when used in cut arrangements. Herbaceous.
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Full sun, Partial sun

Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciationa-kwi-LEE-jee-a
Average Size at MaturityClump forming 18 to 24 in. wide with flower stems 24 to 30 in. tall.
Bloom TimeEarly Spring
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorBlue-green
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseFirescaping/Fire Wise, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Soil NeedsFlower & Rose Food
Special FeatureBird Friendly
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Remove old flowers to prolong flowering. Cut back to the ground at the end of the season.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-7

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