Aquilegia canadensis


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Related to Aquilegia canadensis: Baptisia australis, Geranium maculatum, Iris cristata
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Noun1.Aquilegia canadensis - columbine of eastern North America having long-spurred red flowersAquilegia canadensis - columbine of eastern North America having long-spurred red flowers
genus Aquilegia - columbine
aquilege, aquilegia, columbine - a plant of the genus Aquilegia having irregular showy spurred flowers; north temperate regions especially mountains
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With Aquilegia canadensis it is red and yellow, while with Bluebird it's a soft blue and white.
Several herbaceous plants and woody vines, commonly regarded as forest herbs, were more prominent in 2008, including Aquilegia canadensis (columbine), Solidago ulmifolia (elm-leaved goldenrod), Sanicula odorata (common black snakeroot), Smilax tamnoides (greenbriar) and Menispermum canadense (moonseed) (Table 1).
But aquilegia canadensis is a more open plant, which is best on a rich soil.