Plant Family Guides: Aquilegia

 

Aquilegia (Columbine)

Relish dappled shade! Aquilegia, commonly known as Columbine or Granny's Bonnet is an excellent garden perennial with attractive clouds of delicate, bell-shaped flowers and a wonderful lacy foliage that emerges early in the year.

Great Bulbs and Perennials as Companion Plants for Azaleas and Rhododendrons

Since most Azaleas and Rhododendrons provide colorful interest in spring, choosing bulbs or perennials with fall and winter interest would enable you to enjoy appealing and long-lasting planting combinations.