4 thoughts on “New Flower (May 21, 2021) – Purple Columbine

    • I’ve only ever known this flower as a columbine. I did a little research and here is what Wikipedia says about this pretty flower…..
      “The genus name Aquilegia is derived from the Latin word for eagle (aquila), because of the shape of the flower petals, which are said to resemble an eagle’s claw. The common name “columbine” comes from the Latin for “dove”, due to the resemblance of the inverted flower to five doves clustered together.[4]”

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