Columbine (Aquilegia pubescens) in the Columbines Database

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Columbine
Give a thumbs up Sierran Columbine
Give a thumbs up Sierra Columbine

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Uses: Cut Flower
Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Hummingbirds
Propagation: Seeds: Provide light
Suitable for wintersowing
Sow in situ
Can handle transplanting
Pollinators: Bees
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

Photo courtesy of: Miguel Vieira

Photo gallery:
Location: Coville's columbine (Aquilegia pubescens) on Bishop Pass TrailDate: 2009-07-27Photo courtesy of: Miguel Vieira
By admin
Give a thumbs up
Location: Coville's columbine (Aquilegia pubescens) on Sabrina Basin TrailDate: 2009-07-28Photo courtesy of: Miguel Vieira
By admin
Give a thumbs up
Location: Columbines (to the left Aquilegia formosa and Aquilegia pubescens) on High Sierra TrailDate: 2011-08-01Photo courtesy of: Miguel Vieira
By admin
Give a thumbs up

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Columbines Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Columbines (Aquilegia)

« The Columbines Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by bootandall and is called "Cedar Cones"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.