Aquilegia formosa
Western Columbine
Ranunculaceae or Buttercup Family
18 to 24 inches; red sepals and yellow petals; part shade;rich, moist soil
Mid-Summer
Propagate from seed or by division; seeds may need cold stratification to germinate
A showy, native species of the northwestern states, usually found in meadows and along streams
Photo by Jane Hendrix