Aquilegia 'Blue Barlow'

Blue Barlow Columbine

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial

Exquisite and fully double deep violet blue, spurless 2” blossoms dangle gracefully from old fashioned and properly tall plants to 30” from late Spring to early Summer.


More About Aquilegia 'Blue Barlow'

  • Best in rich, composty soil.
  • Self sows! Butterflies and hummingbirds!

Lovely in the shade garden, the delicate grey-green foliage mound grows to 18” across. This variety was bred especially for cut flower production and is especially long lasting in a vase.

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Height:

20-28 in

Spread:

12-18 in

Hardiness Zone:

4-8

Aquilegia 'Blue Barlow' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Edging
  • Ground Cover
  • Good for Naturalizing
  • Mass Plant
  • Good for Shady Sites
  • Small / Miniature
  • Container

Exposure

  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
  • Shade Tolerant
  • Part Sun/Part Shade

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Slow

Nature Attraction

  • Hummingbirds

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Early Spring
  • Late Spring / Early Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • Late Spring / Early Summer
  • Early Spring

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average
  • Moist

Flower Color

  • Blue
  • blue with purple

Habit

  • Spreading
  • Mounding