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The sap may irritate the skin.
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Geographical distribution

  • Northern America, Mexico
  • Northern America, Northwestern U.S.A., Colorado
  • Northern America, South-Central U.S.A., New Mexico
  • Northern America, South-Central U.S.A., Texas
  • Northern America, Southwestern U.S.A., Arizona
  • Northern America, Southwestern U.S.A., Utah

Aquilegia chrysantha A.Gray

Genus: Aquilegia
Species: chrysantha A.Gray
Common names: Golden Columbine; Yellow Columbine
Distribution summary: S.W.North America
Habit: Short-lived Perennial
Hardiness: H5 - Hardy; cold winter
Habitat: Rocky slopes
Garden status: Currently grown
Garden location: North America (A)
Flowering months: April, May
Reason for growing: Toxic

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