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Aquilegia vulgaris Ruby Port
Fully double, deep maroon, nodding flowers on upright stems.
From early summer.
Moist, well-drained soil in sun or part shade.
Typical mature height:
36 inches ( 91 cms )
Very hardy. Should withstand severe winters and exposed sites.
This is an insect-friendly plant which gives bees and other insects easy access to nectar and pollen.