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Yellow Columbine

Aquilegia chrysantha


Height - 2 feet

Width - 2 feet

Plant Type


Native perennial,

"Texas Superstar"

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Part to full shade

Other common names

Golden Columbine, Southwestern Yellow Columbine

Save Water   Low to medium water required
More Color   Yellow flowers in spring
Attract Wildlife   Flowers attract bees, butterflies and hummingbirds
Reduce Maintenance   Deadhead to encourage new flower growth
Texas Tough    Yellow Columbine is considered a Texas Superstar Plant!

Interesting Facts

The common name, Columbine, comes from the Latin word for "dove," because the flowers resemble a cluster of five doves. 
The genus name, Aquilegia, comes from the Latin word for "eagle," because the flower spurs resemble eagle talons.

Yellow Columbine in Frisco

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