Aquilegia vulgaris 'Winky Double Pleat Blackberry'

Columbine


Photo courtesy of Swift Greenhouses

  • Fully double pleated flowers in contrasting dark purple and white.
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Container
Container
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Full Sun
Full Sun



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Grows easily in well drained, average to rich soil.  Grow in full to part sun.  Light shade wil prolong flowering time.  Columbine prefers not to be divided.


Height: 18-30 in
Spacing: 20-24 in
Price Level 1: $5.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Multi-Color
Zone: 3-9
Price Level 2: 4 for $20~#1
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Border or Bed
  • Low Maintenance
  • Mass Planting
  • Container

Critter Resistance:

  • Rabbit Resistant

Exposure:

  • Full Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Spring
  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Moist, Well-Drained