Columbine: Yellow Spotlight - Seeds & Bulbs
This large, light yellow heirloom looks fantastic when massed together. Though Columbine's flowers are petite and delicate, they are very showy with their long spurs and fernlike foliage. Fragrant flowers bloom for six weeks, and will rebloom if deadheaded immediately after flowering. Leave the second flush of flowers on the stems so they can reseed themselves. Thrives in any sunny spot or shade with rich, moist, well-drained soil. Gorgeous cut flower. Flowers are built for hummingbird access! Heat tolerant and mildew resistant. Native to the Southwestern US and Mexico.
Average Count: 60 Seeds
Flower Type: Perennial
Bloom Time: Spring to Early Summer
Height: 30" tall
Exposure: Sun or Shade
When to Sow Outside: Early Spring - 3 to 4 weeks before last frost is best. Plant as late as 2 months before first fall frost.
When to Sow Inside: 6 weeks before last frost.
Seed Depth: Surface (requires light to germinate)
Seed Spacing: 1"
Days to Emerge: 21 - 25
Thinning: When 1 - 2 inches tall thin to 1 - 2 feet apart.