Plant Details: Wild Red Columbine
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Wild Red Columbine
The Eastern Columbine is a though long lived perennial that comes back year after year. It is very easy to grow as long as you provide well drained conditions. Do not plant it in wet soil! The native Eastern Columbine does well in full but performs best in partial sun in well drained sites. It will tolerate alkaline or lime based soils. The mature size is 4'High x 3'Wide. It blooms in spring with 2 inches long pendulous red and yellow flowers that are inviting to hummingbirds and butterflies. It will easily reseed when not eaten by finches and buntings. Seed source is from Stone Mountain,Ga. We been growing this eco-type for more than 20 year.
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