Botanical name: Aquilegia saximontana
Height: about 10 cm
Season of bloom: Spring.
Growing Conditions: Well drained, gravelly soil. Perfect in troughs.
From Ottawa Valley or eastern Ontario sources: No. Endemic to a small area of Colorado.
Remarks: A lovely flower for crevice gardens and troughs.
Similar species: Wild Columbine, Dwarf Wild Columbine
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