Wildflowers of New York

Columbine

A photographic collection and brief reference to help identify Wildflowers found in New York

Columbine
- Aquilegia canadensis

Buttercup Family

Even the garden varieties have a wild streak preferring to grow where they want from seed and not the place you might have picked. A garden columbine might not survive more than a season but if it goes to seed there should be volunteers the next

Found: Rocky woods and slopes - in open spaces (not too shady or dry)
Height: 1 - 3 feet
April - July bloom time

Columbine Columbine