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).
The Canada or wild columbine, Aquilegia canadensis, is fairly common in the boreal forest from southern Manitoba to eastern Saskatchewan.