Plant Library: Aquilegia

Aquilegia is a delicate clump-forming herbaceous perennial producing bell-shaped flowers with spiked petals in soft peach, pink and lilac along with a striking deep purple.

This pretty plant is perfect for an old fashion cottage style garden. Flowering in early summer, aquilegias fill the seasonal gap between the last of the spring bulbs and the first of the summer flowers.

Liking parcel shade but can tolerate full sun.

Ultimate height 0.1-0.5 meters and ultimate width 0.1-0.5 meters in 2-5 years.