Aquilegia coerulea James, Account Exped. Pittsburgh, ed. Philadelphia, 2: 15 (1822) (syn: Aquilegia leptoceras Nutt.; Aquilegia macrantha Hook. & Arn.);
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USA (Colorado, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, South Dakota, Utah, Wyoming) as per Catalogue of Life;
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Sending photos of Columbine flower from Srinagar.
Ornamental plant grown in gardens.
Botanical name :  Aquilegia caerulea
Place   : Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir
Date :  June 2009


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Aquilegia coerulea ‘Sunshine’ from California-GS15012021-1

Aquilegia coerulea E. James

Cultivar: ‘Sunshine’
The cultivar is characterised by yellow flowers. There is some confusion in spellings of specific epithet. Whereas POWO, Catalogue of Life and IPNI and Wikipedia (which is generally reliable) use coerulea, TPL, WFO, TROPICOS and some websites use caerulea, and to add to the confusion some websites even use x caerulea.
Photographed from Regan Nursery, Fremont, California, 14-4-2019

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Aquilegia coerulea ‘Red and White’ from California-GS15012021-2

Aquilegia coerulea E. James

Cultivar: ‘Red and White’
The cultivar is characterised by red and white flowers.
As discussed in previous post there is some confusion in spellings of specific epithet.Whereas POWO, Catalogue of Life and IPNI and Wikipedia (which is generally reliable) use coerulea, TPL, WFO, TROPICOS and some websites use caerulea, and to add to the confusion some websites even use x caerulea.
Photographed from Regan Nursery, Fremont, California, 14-4-2019


References:
https://www.perennials.com/plants/aquilegia-caerulea-origami-red-and-white.html
https://www.highcountrygardens.com/perennial-plants/aquilegia/aquilegia-caerulea-red-hobbit
https://www.monrovia.com/kirigami-153-red-white-columbine.html


 

 

 


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References: POWO  Catalogue of Life  The Plant List Ver. 1.1  IPNI

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