European Columbine (Aquilegia Vulgaris William Guinness) 75 seeds (#2010)
This cultivar arose at the Guinness estate in Ireland, next to Daphne Shackleton's garden, who gave its seed to the National Plant Collection of Aquilegia.
Dramatic, for late spring to early summer borders. From the World Botanics range.
Genus - Aquilegia
Species - Vulgaris
Variety - William Guinness
Common name - European Columbine
Pre-Treatment - Not-required
Hardiness zones - 3 - 8
Height - 0,75 m
Spread - 0,40 m
Plant type - Perennial Flower
Exposure - Full Sun, Partial Sun
Growth rate - Medium
Soil PH - Acid, Neutral, alkaline
Soil type - Loose, chalky, homous, clay, loam, Sand
Water requirements - Average, drought tolerant
Landscape uses - Rockeries, pots, dried floristics, cuttings
Bloom season - May - July
Leaf / Flower color - Green / --
Sow in pots inside from february to June or directly into soil from April to June.
Sow thinly, cover with 5 mm of compost. Firm gently and keep moist.
Germinate at +15C. Germinates in 20-40 days.
- Stock: 10
- Model ID: #2010