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European columbine
Aquilegia vulgaris
Aquilegia vulgaris
European columbine Buttercup Family
Aquilegia vulgaris Ranunculaceae
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common name
  •European columbine
accepted scientific name
  •Aquilegia vulgaris L.
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  •Aquilegia vulgaris (260)
family name
Image Author: ©2003 "BerndH"
Image License: CC BY-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color color color
Flower size is about 1.5 inches
Leaf: Basal, Compound
Plant Observed last week of August thru 1st week of March

How Likely at this Location (50%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (72%)
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