Aquilegia 'Earlybird Purple Blue'
Common Name: Columbine
Incredible color and flower power! The Earlybird series is a compact Columbine growing just under a foot in height and Oh the Color! Your pring garden will look ah-mazing with this beauty at the front of the border.
Our perennials come nestled in a 4" square CowPot with a free metal plant ID marker. Learn more about why we think CowPots are so awesome here.
Features & Care
Attracts: Pollinators, Butterflies, Hummingbirds
Resists: Deer, Rabbits
Zones: 3a - 9
Height: 9" - 11"
Width: 8" - 10"
Light: Full / Part Sun
Water: Average needs
Patio: Can be grown in a container
Native: Not native to North America
How To Plant
CowPots are made from composted cow manure. As the pot decomposes, it feeds the roots of the plant helping it get off to great start. We like to say the perennials think they're delicious and nutritious! :-)
You will plant the pot along with the plant! No need to put holes in the pot or remove the bottom. It decomposes faster than all other non-plastic pot options and the roots easily push through.
Place the plant in the hole so that the top of the soil in the pot matches the soil line in the garden. Ensure that soil is pressed against the pot on all sides and the bottom. Keep the area inside and outside the pot moist (but not soggy) for 3 to 4 weeks until the plant is established.
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