Aquilegia caerulea 'Crimson Star'
50 seeds $3.25
Aquilegia caerulea 'Crimson Star' is an impressive columbine with bright crimson-red flowers that have white corollas and showy golden stamens. It's a good variety for attracting hummingbirds. Crimson Star columbine produces bushy plants that are vigorous and free flowering. The flowers are great for cutting. Aquilegia 'Crimson Star' is a selection from Aquilegia 'McKana Giants'. Also known as Aquilegia x hybrida 'Crimson Star' and Aquilegia caerulea 'Red Star'. Deer resistant. Hardy perennial in zones 3-9.
height 24" spacing 15"
Sowing Aquilegia caerulea 'Crimson Star' Seeds
Start columbine seeds indoors in late winter. Barely cover the seeds with soil, then refrigerate for 3 weeks. Full sun to part shade.