Schedule Change

On Friday, September 19, the U.S. Botanic Garden's outdoor National Garden will close early at 5 p.m. It will reopen for regularly scheduled hours on Saturday, September 20 at 10 a.m.

Wild Columbine

Plant Botanical Name: 
Aquilegia canadensis
USBG Plant Location: 
National Garden
Sunlight: 
part shade
Plant Soil Type: 
rich
Plant Moisture Requirements: 
moist

Columbine is a perennial native to much of the United States. It is often grown in woodland settings where it is attractive to hummingbirds.