Closure notice

NOTICE: The Conservatory will close at 2 pm for an official government function on Tuesday, May 5. The Conservatory and the National Garden will be closed on Wednesday, May 6, for an official government function, reopening at 10 am on Thursday, May 7.

Wild Columbine

Plant Botanical Name: 
Aquilegia canadensis
USBG Plant Location: 
National Garden
Sunlight: 
part shade
Plant Soil Type: 
rich
Plant Moisture Requirements: 
moist

Columbine is a perennial native to much of the United States. It is often grown in woodland settings where it is attractive to hummingbirds.