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Columbine 'Golden Spur'


'Golden Spur' is a Columbine variety in the Aquilegia genus with a scientific name of Aquilegia. Golden Spur grows as a Perennial and is a Flower. Being a Perennial, it tends to grow best over several years (approx 3 years and greater). Normally grows to a mature height of 45.0 cm (1.46 feet). This variety tends to bloom in early summer.

Golden Spur Columbine is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

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How to grow Columbine 'Golden Spur'

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Keep in mind when planting that Golden Spur is thought of as very hardy, so this plant will tend to survive through freezing conditions. USDA Hardiness Zone 8 to 9 are typically the USDA Hardiness Zones that are appropriate for this plant (although this can vary based on your microclimate).

Growing Golden Spur from seed

Try to ensure a gap of at least 11.89 inches (30.48 cm) when sowing to prevent overcrowding your seedlings.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Golden Spur about 56 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Golden Spur

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Golden Spur is a very hardy plant.

Harvesting Golden Spur

Columbine 'Golden Spur' information

How long does Golden Spur take to grow?

These estimates for how long Columbine 'Golden Spur' takes to sprout, grow and harvest are from real observations from real gardeners, right around the world. Start logging and journaling your observations to participate!

When should I sow Golden Spur?

Folia's when to plant Columbine 'Golden Spur' estimates are relative to your last frost date. Enter your frost dates and we'll calculate your sowing and planting dates for you!


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