Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.

Aquilegia Early Bird™ Purple Blue (Columbine)

Large nodding blooms with bright purple outer petals complimented by pale blue inner petals grow on thin stems bearing blue-green foliage. Upright spreading habit. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms mid spring-early summer
0.75-1 ft tall x 0.75-1 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
High salt tolerance


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate Moisture