Aquilegia x caerulea 'Songbird Nightingale'

Columbine

Series: Songbird

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Sports exquisite, 3in., long-spurred, lavender and white bicolor blossoms. 

Height:

24-28 in

Spread:

18-24 in

Hardiness Zone:

3 - 9

Columbine Growing and Maintenance Tips

Aquilegia prefers to be grown in loose, average to rich, well-drained soil. Heavy or soggy soils will hasten their demise. In the fall, cut plants back to their basal foliage. In the spring, remove only the dead leaves.

Aquilegia x caerulea 'Songbird Nightingale' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Container

Critter Resistance

  • Rabbit Resistant

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant
  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Nature Attraction

  • Hummingbirds
  • Butterflies

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Summer
  • Late Spring / Early Summer

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average