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Aquilegia vulgaris 'Blue Barlow' (columbine)

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£6.99 Pot size: 2 litre
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Aquilegia 'Blue Barlow'

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  • Aquilegia 'Blue Barlow'

Product Description

A beautiful, old-fashioned looking aquilegia with fully double, violet-blue flowers from May to July.

A classic cottage perennial suitable for a range of conditions and a perfect 'filler' for the gap between the last of the spring bulbs and the main flush of summer perennials.

Additional Information

Plant type Perennials
Flower colour Blue
Flowering season Spring, Summer
Special features Attractive to bees, Attractive to wildlife, Low maintenance
Position Sun, Light shade
Special conditions Coastal
Size Small
Eventual height 90cm
Eventual spread 40cm
Pot size 2 litre
Hardiness Hardy
Suggested uses Beds and borders, Flower arranging, Cottage style garden
Foliage Deciduous
Vigour Medium growing
Award of Garden Merit No
Care instructions Cut back stems after flowering or leave to self-seed. Self-sown aquilegias look charming naturalised amongst shrubs and roses, however, the plants interbreed freely and seedlings are rarely much like the parents. Cut down leaves in autumn, or earlier if affected by fungal diseases.