Aquilegia flabellata Ministar
Aquilegia Flabellata Ministar x 3
This pretty dwarf growing hardy Aquilegia or Columbines bloom with deep blue and white flowers on attractive silver grey clover-like foliage in...
This pretty dwarf growing hardy Aquilegia or Columbines bloom with deep blue and white flowers on attractive silver grey clover-like foliage in late spring. In the garden it can be used as a ground cover, between rocks or in alpine gardens, at the back of your borders and planters. Grows best with morning sun and afternoon shade. Works well with other early flowering bulbs.
|Botanical name||Aquilegia flabellata Ministar|
|Delivered as||Bare roots|
|Location||Sun and shade|
|Plant spacing||30 cm|
|Plant Depth||12 cm|
|Preferred Soil||Any soil|
|Fully grown in||1 year|
|Full grown height||20 cm - 30 cm|
|Mature width||20 cm - 30 cm|
How to take care of Aquilegia Flabellata Ministar x 3
If supplied as bare root plants please soak the bare roots for 12-18 hours (do not exceed 24 hours). This allows them to take up the maximum amount of water without doing any injury to the plant. For better results it is best to mix the soil with some organic matter and plant in clumps. Aquilegia Flabellata Ministar will benefit by placing mulch around the base each spring and remove faded flower heads to encourage new growth. Aquilegia Flabellata Ministar do not always produces flowers in their first summer and are not a long-lived perennial, so Aquilegia Flabellata Ministar can be replaced them every 3-4 years. Cut down stems once the flowering is over and Aquilegia Flabellata Ministar will re-appear next year. If Aquilegia Flabellata Ministar finds a good home, self-seeding can be counted upon and can be sown in early spring under glass. Aquilegia Flabellata Ministar are prone to a fungal disease, known as rust, spray with a general anti fungicide during early summer. PLEASE NOTE: all parts of this plant if harmful if eaten.
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