Aquilegia canadensis 'Goldfinch'

Wild Coumbine (Eastern Red Columbine)

Categories: Wildflower

Delicate nodding flowers of red with extended yellow stamens and red spurs pointing upward. The graceful beauty of Aquilegia Canadensis add elegance to your spring blooming garden. 


More About Aquilegia canadensis 'Goldfinch'

  • a native to eastern North America
  • nice for naturalizing one of the easiest wildflowers to get established here

A fantastic source of early nectar. Beautiful when combined with Hostas. This is a good choice for shade gardens, woodland gardens, rock gardens and naturalized areas.

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Height:

8-10 in

Spread:

18-24 in

Spacing:

12-24 in

Hardiness Zone:

4-8

Aquilegia canadensis 'Goldfinch' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Edging
  • Native to Northeast
  • Mass Plant
  • Good for Naturalizing
  • Small / Miniature
  • Good for Shady Sites
  • Container
  • Specimen
  • Cut Flower / or Foliage

Exposure

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

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Slow

Nature Attraction

  • Butterflies
  • Hummingbirds

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Late Spring / Early Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • Late Spring / Early Summer
  • Early Spring

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average

Flower Color

  • Yellow
  • Red

Habit

  • Mounding