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Aquilegia caerulea, Rocky Mountain Columbine Seed Balls

  • 1450

Attract bees, butterflies, and birds to your backyard with Rocky Mountain Columbine (Aquilegia caerulea). This herbaceous perennial produces sky blue and white blooms throughout spring and grows up to 24 inches tall. Rocky Mountain Columbine attracts several important pollinators including hummingbirds, hawk moths, bumblebees and solitary bees. It is deer and rabbit tolerant. Colorful US native wildflower for pollinator and habitat gardens.

Historically, various Native American tribes used Rocky Mountain Columbine to treat headaches, fevers, diarrhea, and stomach problems. They also rubbed the seeds into their hair to control lice.

Plant outdoors Fall. Seeds will germinate when conditions are optimal. In good conditions, flowers appear the second year.

• A perennial
• Native to West, specifically Rocky Mountain region
• full shade and Rich, well-draining
• Moderate Water Requirement
• Sow Fall, 12-24 inches apart
• Zone 3-9

Rocky Mountain Columbine is native to the following states:
Arkansas, Colorado, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming.

Seed balls (seed bombs) are 1/2-inch balls of dried soil and seeds. Essentially, they are pre-planted seeds. They are great for no-till gardening and beautifying neglected landscapes. Sow by pressing the seed ball halfway into the surrounding soil. Plant in habitats in need of biodiversity. Non-GMO. Pesticide free.

A seed ball protects seeds from erosion, foraging, and harsh conditions. This protective property often results in higher but slower germination rates. Please be patient with your seed balls. Placed in the appropriate soil and climate, they will grow.

Grow seed balls risk free. If you are not satisfied, we will refund or replace the products that disappointed you. Why? Because we want to grow a greener, more biodiverse planet, and we want you to plant more native wildflowers and tasty vegetables. Warranty excludes custom orders and discounted overstock.

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