Aquilegia canadensis, Wild or Eastern Red Columbine

Tried and True Native Plant Selections for the Mid-Atlantic 

This lovely wildflower is native to woodlands and rocky slopes throughout much of the eastern half of North America.* Its nodding, bell-like flowers on delicate foliage attract hummingbirds and butterflies. The Virginia Native Plant Society honored Wild Columbine as Wildflower of the Year in 1998.

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