Aquilegia ‘Spring Magic Yellow’ (Spring Magic Series)
Columbine ‘Spring Magic Yellow’, Granny’s bonnet ‘Spring Magic Yellow’, Grannies bonnet ‘Spring Magic Yellow’, Crowfoot ‘Spring Magic Yellow’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Spring Magic Yellow’ _ ‘Spring Magic Yellow’ is a compact, mound-forming, herbaceous perennial with deeply-divided, dark blue-green leaves and, in late spring and early summer, upright stems bearing spurred, yellow flowers with paler outer petals.
Erect flower stem, Clump-forming
May cause stomach irritation if ingested.
Yellow in Spring; Yellow in Summer
Blue-green in Spring; Blue-green in Summer; Blue-green in Autumn
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Leaf-mining sawflies , Aphids , Caterpillars
Deadhead after flowering. Cut down leaves in autumn, or earlier if affected by fungal diseases.
Sowing from seed is the preferred propagation method. Aquilegia hybridises freely in the garden so plants grown from garden-collected seed may not come true to type. Divide and replant roots in spring. Resents disturbance so may take some time to recover
WHERE TO GROW
Aquilegia ‘Spring Magic Yellow’ (Spring Magic Series) (Columbine ‘Spring Magic Yellow’) will reach a height of 0.4m and a spread of 0.4m after 2-5 years.
Flower Arranging, Cottage/Informal, Bees (attract & feed bees), Beds and borders, Low Maintenance, Rock, Wildlife, Woodland
Grow in moist but well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade.
Moisture-retentive, Moist but well-drained
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Partial Shade, Full Sun
North, South, East, West