Special Closure

Due to the 58th Presidential Inauguration, the U.S. Botanic Garden will be closed January 18-21, 2017. We will reopen at 10 a.m. on January 22.

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.