Aquilegia canadensis 'Little Lanterns'

Little Lanterns Columbine

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Pot Size: 4"x4"x5.5" pot

Plant Description

Little Lanterns is a bright, dwarf selection of wild Columbine growing less than 1 foot tall. It has the same lovely green/blue glaucous leaves and deep red and yellow flowers. Give it part sun or shade and very well drained, lean soil. Due to it's shorter stature, 'Little Lanterns' is perfectly suited for planting along a path or wall. Collect its seeds and sow them where you want more or let it naturalize at will.



Container plant

Roof Garden

Hummingbird Plant

Native Plant


Ease of Culture

Easy to culture

Plant Type

Wildflower, Perennial

Light Exposure

Half and half, Mostly shady,

Full shade

Soil Condition

Average, Sandy

Moisture Tolerance

Moderately moist, Dry

Pot Size

full quart


less than 12, 12 to 24


Flower Color

Red, scarlet, Orange,

coral, Yellows

Bloom Time

Early spring, Late spring, Mid spring

Typical Height





3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9