Aquilegia vulgaris ‘Green Apples’ Commonly known as Columbine or Granny’s Bonnet, these plants have an airy appearance, with small, rounded leaves and tall flower stalks that hold the beautiful blooms above the foliage. Blooms profusely for at least 4 – 6 weeks, in full sun to partial shade, in well-drained soil.
Aquilegia vulgaris ‘Green Apples’ Seed can be sown at any time. Sow seed into good quality compost or seed raising mix. Cover with river sand or compost to seeds own depth. If sown directly into ground seed may not germinate until its dormancy is broken by a period of chilling. (Winter). Moist seed tray can be placed a plastic bag in a well lit area (light helps germination) and then kept at on gentle heat of 15-20 degrees C. Germination may take 2 to 4 weeks. Transplant seedlings into small pots until large enough to plant out in the garden.