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Columbine Mrs Scott-Elliot hybrids

Aquilegia x caerulea 'Mrs Scott Elliott's Mixed'

Granny's Bonnets Mrs Scott-Elliot hybrids, Monk's head lily Mrs Scott-Elliot hybrids

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These hybrids are herbaceous perennials with a compact & clump forming habit. They have with deeply-divided, blue-green leaves flowering in late spring into early summer with slender, upright stems bearing small, bicoloured flowers in a variety of colour combinations.

Planning

Difficulty
Easy
Flowering time
Spring
Fruiting time
Summer

Harvesting

Generally not harvested but flowers can be taken for floral arrangements.

Propagation

Geography

Environment

Light
Full Sun, Partial Sun
Soil moisture
Dry
Soil type
Chalk, Clay, Compost, Gravel, Loam, Sand
Soil PH preference
Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Frost hardiness
Hardy

Personality

Family
Ranunculaceae
Flower colour
Multi coloured
Scent
None

Problems

May be attacked by Aphids, Leaf-mining sawflies & caterpillars. They can also suffer from powdery mildew.

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