25 seeds $3.50
Aquilegia atrata is a fascinating species with dark purple-black flowers that bloom from May to June. The yellow stamens provide contrast.
Dark Columbine is native to the Alps. It can be grown in containers, the rock garden, or near the front of the border. It's especially nice when paired with pale pink or white flowers for contrast. Hardy in zones 4-9.
height 20" spacing 12"
Sowing Aquilegia atrata Seeds
Start columbine seeds indoors in late winter. Barely cover the seeds with soil, then refrigerate for 3 weeks. Full sun to part shade.