Aquilegia species

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Scientific Name Aquilegia hinkleyana (Aquilegia chrysantha variety hinkleyana) USDA PLANTS Symbol
AQCHH
Common Name Texas Gold Columbine ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
18739
Family Ranunculaceae (Buttercup) eFloras.org Reference
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Description Multi-stemmed perennial bush 20-28 inches tall; yellow columbine flowers with spurs 1-1/2 to 2-1/4 inches long. Native only in Presidio County; yellow flowers with shorter spurs than A. longissima below. Photos taken at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Austin. Texas Status
Native
Scientific Name Aquilegia longissima USDA PLANTS Symbol
AQLO
Common Name Long Spur Columbine ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
18742
Family Ranunculaceae (Buttercup) eFloras.org Reference
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Description Shady, moist, rocky habitat near streams; erect bush, 10-36 inches tall; yellow typical columbine flowers except for very long spurs 2-3/4 to 7 inches long. Rare plant, native in Big Bend NP. Texas Status
Native

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